A Dutch LNG tanker and port (Photo: kees torn)


€60bn earmarked for EU Covid recovery could go to fossil-fuel projects

Billions of euros ringfenced for Europe's post-Covid recovery could be diverted into a raft of new fossil-fuel infrastructure projects, deals which may lock Europe into contracts for the next 20 years and risk undermining its green transition efforts.

After hours of heated discussions, in the early morning of 15 December, negotiators reforming the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) regulation, the ...

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