New breath for air, but waste proposal will be scrapped

The European Parliament's environment committee will be told tomorrow that the Commission will go ahead with its plan to withdraw the circular economy package and put forward a new version this year.

European Parliament Session in Strasbourg

MEPs try to shape EU's agenda for 2015

Members of the European Parliament will voice their discontent over the Commission's plans to withdraw proposals on air quality and waste.

Automobile emissions inspection in Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Ministers to discuss air pollution levels

Ministers will approve legislation on medium-size power plants, and are expected to express concern over the Commission's decision to scrap accompanying legislation on air pollution limits.