Catherine Bearder MEP along with Green and Labour MEPs has written to Climate Change Minister Nick Hurd MP regarding the decision to privatise the Green Investment Bank.
The Bank was originally established by former Lib Dem Ministers Ed Davey and Vince Cable.Read more
Today the European Commission will make a statement on whether the UK government has violated Article 45 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights which “establishes and guarantees the right of every EU citizen to move and reside freely within the territory of the member states.”Read more
BMW has raised concerns for Oxfordshire jobs by suggesting they may be forced to move assembly of their Mini from Oxford to Germany because of the threat of hard Brexit.
The UK has voted to leave the EU, but looking at the country as “52% leave” and “48% remain” doesn’t illustrate the complex attitudes and opinions of liberals in today’s political climate.Read more
The UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain have been given a final warning for breaching EU air quality standards.Read more
Today, I have written to Environment Secretary Andrea Leadsom over the possible impact of Brexit on environmental protection, public safety and the UK chemicals industry.Read more
Today the European Parliament has ratified a trade deal with Canada, known as CETA.
Today in the European Parliament, MEPs have approved a scheme to incentivise European manufacturing and aviation sectors to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.Read more
New EU rules to allow viewers to see catch up TV while travelling temporarily abroad for business or holidays in the EU passed its first hurdle last night.Read more
Today the cross-party MEPs For Wildlife group are launching their campaign to make wildlife trafficking a high priority in Europol's 2017 security threat assessment (SOCTA).Read more