Brussels lowers expectations about ‘green’ overhaul of Stability and Growth Pact

By |december 18th, 2019|golden clause, green investment, News, stability and growth pact|

The European Commission is cautious about loosening EU fiscal rules in order to incentivise ‘green’ investment by member states. Valdis Dombrovskis, the Commission Vice-President for the economy, said on Tuesday (17 December) he wants to avoid “divisive” issues.

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EU climate investment falls behind China and the US

By |november 27th, 2019|EIB, green investment, News|

The European Union continues to lag behind in terms of ‘green’ investment compared with China and the US, the EIB warned on Tuesday (26 November). The lender said that financing should increase by one-third to achieve a net-zero emissions economy by 2050.

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MEPs ask for checking financial sector’s investments against climate goals

By |april 25th, 2018|capital requirements directive, European Parliament, green investment, News, sustainable finance|

EU legislators have proposed extending the European Supervisory Authorities’ (ESAs) powers to include checking the financial institutions’ investment portfolio alignment with the Paris Agreement on climate change.

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Commission to introduce rules to clarify ‘green’ investment in May

By |februar 6th, 2018|Capital Markets Union, green investment, News, sustainable finance, Valdis Dombrovskis|

Following the action plan on sustainable finance to be published early next month, the European Commission will present legislation in May to define what represents 'green' investment, EURACTIV has learned.

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Commission running late on climate reporting project

By |december 13th, 2017|Emmanuel Macron, European Commission, Green finance, green investment, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, One Planet Summit, prudential regulation, Valdis Dombrovskis|

The Commission is working on its climate reporting project to be announced next spring, but Commission vice-president Valdis Dombrovskis already announced support for a relaxation of prudential regulations for green projects. EURACTIV France reports.

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