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Fuel prices listed on a sign at a TotalEnergies petrol station in Germany. (Photo: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg)
Energy, France, Litigation
May 21, 2024

TotalEnergies faces fresh threat of prosecution in new climate case

Complaint filed by non-profits targets board of directors and large shareholders, including BlackRock and Norges Bank
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Africa & Middle East, EU, Policy & Regulation, US
May 17, 2024

In Brief: EU clean tech investment soars; US increases tariffs on Chinese imports

The latest ESG policy and regulatory news
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EU, Knowledge Hub, Policy & Regulation
May 16, 2024

Sustainability practitioners struggling with ‘scale and scope’ of CSRD

The benefits of the CSRD risk being lost without urgent action to simplify its implementation, report argues
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Esma’s premises in Paris
EU, Financials, Policy & Regulation
May 15, 2024

Esma guidelines on sustainability rules for European funds deemed ‘vague’

The European financial markets regulator’s replacement of the 50% threshold with ‘a commitment to invest meaningfully’ in sustainability elicits confusion
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Climate Finance, EU, Knowledge Hub, Policy & Regulation
May 15, 2024

European climate disaster response lacks funds

The World Bank and the European Commission underline the need for focused and smart investments in climate adaptation and disaster prevention and preparedness
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Workers in front of screens in the control room of Heidelberg Materials’ cement plant in Antoing, Belgium
EU, Industrials, Knowledge Hub
May 15, 2024

‘Hundreds’ of carbon capture plants must be built in Europe in next decade, says report

EU policymakers should incorporate carbon capture targets into national energy and climate plans, CCS Europe says
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EU, Knowledge Hub
May 14, 2024

WWF accuses EU member states of subsidising nature loss

Countries are spending €34bn-€48bn of European subsidies on activities that harm biodiversity, says non-profit
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The EU has recently launched investigations into Chinese involvement in renewable technologies in Spain, Greece, France, Romania and Bulgaria © Angel Garcia/Bloomberg
Clean Tech, Energy, EU
May 14, 2024

European Commission announces guidance to speed up renewables permitting

EU member states urged to prioritise Europe-manufactured technologies and measure biodiversity impacts
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Australia, Energy, EU, Europe, Litigation, Policy & Regulation, UK
May 10, 2024

In Brief: US EPA issues final methane emissions reporting rule; Australia publishes ‘Future gas strategy’

The latest ESG policy and regulatory news
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Flags of the European Union
Carbon Markets, EU, Japan, Policy & Regulation
May 7, 2024

Carbon markets experts grapple with role of removals in ETS

The European Commission has until July 2026 to decide whether carbon removals should be included in the EU Emissions Trading System
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Vendors wait for customers at the Kantamanto textile market in Accra, Ghana
EU, Knowledge Hub
May 7, 2024

Upcoming circularity regulation should focus on Europe’s textile waste

European policymakers must increase circular economy requirements and reduce exports of textile waste, Zero Waste Europe says
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