The EU Commission has announced it will pursue numerous legal actions on environmental issues against a host of EU countries . Many of those actions are in areas that ClientEarth lawyers are doing essential work. Here, they give their reactions.
The long-contested Polnoc coal-fired power plant in Poland will not be built, after a ruling from the Polish Supreme Administrative Court.
The Greek government wants to introduce a costly new subsidy scheme that would give money to ageing coal plants, favouring them over cleaner energy sources.
We have written to the European Commission arguing that there is no proven need for the UK’s Capacity Market – and that as designed, it favours coal and gas power plants over cleaner technologies.