Scientific experts have reiterated what they have been saying since the beginning: gas and nuclear have no place in the taxonomy.
“The Court of Justice has reaffirmed that protecting nature and people’s health takes precedence over the narrow economic interests of powerful multinationals..."
Whether this latest E.U. analysis will help finally turn the world's attention on this trans-Atlantic blind spot remains to be seen.
The next president of the European Commission will likely be Bas Eickhout of the Dutch Green Party.
“Remainers believe U.K. prosperity depends on its location, Brexiters believe U.K. prosperity depends on its character.”
"Just as tobacco companies can no longer talk about the health benefits of smoking, the chemical industry shouldn't be able to write its own authorization for its own potentially harmful products."
"Europe now has a legislative model to defend and promote at international level, given the global nature of the issue of marine pollution involving plastics."