Provisional deal on effort sharing emissions – another step towards Paris targets

On 21 December, representatives of the Estonian Presidency and the European Parliament reached a provisional deal on the effort sharing regulation to ensure further emission reductions in sectors falling outside the scope of the EU emissions trading system (ETS) for the period 2021-2030. The provisional agreement requires endorsement by member states. EU ambassadors […]

Council endorses deal on cross-border parcel delivery services

Member states’ ambassadors today approved new rules to improve cross-border parcel delivery services by making tariffs more transparent and giving regulators more powers to monitor the market. The presidency reached a provisional agreement on the draft regulation with the European Parliament on 13 December. These rules will make it easier […]