Following legal action Greece has ruled to annul the environmental permits for two state-owned lignite-fired power plants. This is the new normal in a country that is speeding towards a coal phase-out.
This issue of the EUTR News provides an update on the operation of the EU’s law to address illegal logging, from October to December 2019.
In a multi-year legal battle we’re fighting for Munich citizens’ right to breathe clean air and have taken the case all the way to Europe’s top court. The ruling came in today and the outlook for Bavaria isn’t good.
On 18 December the European Parliament re-elected Emily O’Reilly for a second term as the European Ombudsman.