LINCOLN, Neb. After months of hearing feedback from the Lincoln community, the City of Lincoln has finalized it’s environmental action plan. The Lincoln Environmental Action Plan aims to make a cleaner and healthier environment for Lincoln. Some of the changes that were suggested that were added was a new strategy to review the sol..
The European Commission must bring its transport emission targets into line with the temperature thresholds outlined in the Paris Climate Agreement, according to a report backed by the European Parliament on Wednesday.The 'own-initiative report', which was authored by Greens/EFA rapporteur Bas Eickhout, said the Commission needs to set o..
A European regime for controlling the CO2 emissions and fuel consumption of new buses and lorries moved a step closer late on Friday when national representatives agreed rules on a centralised monitoring and reporting system."This was a swift agreement with full support of all member states and we hope the Council and the Parliament will be ..
The German Federal Environmental Agency ('Umwelbundesamt' or 'UBA') has published reporton green products in Germany. This is the third report the UBA publishes on this theme. Green products are defined as more ecologically efficient products reducing resource consumption. The UBA notes that rising consumption in terms of demand for elec..
The Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment ("Rijksinstituut voor Milieuhygiene" or "RIVM") has published a report on the European Observatory for Naimaterials (EUON). This opinion document discusses what can be expected from the EUON with regard to the Dutch policy aims, in particular the aim to gain better know..