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France’s high court rules in favour of ending tax benefits for palm oil diesel

France’s Constitutional Council, the highest constitutional authority in the country, today ruled in favour of excluding palm oil from the list of biofuels that...

Almost two-thirds of palm oil consumed in the EU is burned as energy – new data

Europeans are increasingly eating less and less palm oil and instead are inadvertently burning more and more in cars and trucks. Last year 65%...

EU labels palm oil in diesel as unsustainable

The European Commission today decided that palm oil is not a green fuel and should not be promoted because it causes deforestation. The use...

EU targets palm oil, but offers too many exemptions

The European Commission on February 11 published its proposed criteria for determining what crops caused harm, following a law passed by the European Union...

Indonesia to challenge EU palm oil rules

The European Union’s directive on renewable energy is being challenged by Indonesia, the world’s top producer of palm oil. The Southeast Asian country is...

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Environmental crime is the fourth largest criminal activity worldwide

On Tuesday, Parliament approved new rules on environmental crimes...

Parliament adopts new transparency rules for political advertising

On Tuesday, Parliament adopted new rules on transparency and...

European Commission offers ways to ease farmers’ burden

The European Commission (EC) is taking steps to cut...

UK and EU to jointly tackle illegal immigration

The UK and its former EU partners have agreed...

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