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Dutch emissions trading scheme involved state aid
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • October 3 2011

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on 8 September 2011 (in C-27908P) that a Dutch scheme to assist large industrial undertakings manage their nitrogen oxide emissions through a trading scheme involved state aid


11m aid injection for French biomass project approved
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, France
  • November 29 2010

A proposed grant of 11m for the construction of a 43MW boiler using renewable sources (biomass) by Roquette Frères (RF) won approval from the European Commission on 17 November


Investigation into Malta’s aid to power plant
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, Malta
  • November 29 2010

The European Commission is carrying out an in-depth investigation into Malta's plans to grant 15.5m to state-owned Enemalta from its share of EU regional funding, to support the modification of boilers at the Delimara Power Station


Commission approves aid for Dutch carbon capture and storage project
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • November 16 2010

On 27 October 2010, the European Commission approved 150m of aid given by The Netherlands to a carbon capture and storage project


Commission clears aid for rehabilitation of a polluted site
  • Nabarro LLP
  • Austria
  • October 25 2010

A grant of 146m from the Austrian government for the remediation of a contaminated site owned by Voestalpine Stahl has been approved by the European Commission


Commission authorises State aid for energy-saving schemes
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union
  • May 5 2010

On 14 April 2010, the European Commission authorised two separate State aid schemes aimed at promoting environmental objectives by developing energy-saving technologies


Mixed response to Denmark's environmental tax relief for the cement industry
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, Denmark
  • November 27 2009

In June 2008 Denmark proposed two tax-relief schemes to the European Commission ("Commission"), only one of which has been approved


Austrian electricity going green with help of aid
  • Nabarro LLP
  • Austria, European Union
  • August 6 2009

On 22 July 2009 the European Commission (Commission) endorsed an Austrian State aid scheme that is to allow subsidised feed-in tariffs to the country’s producers of environmentally friendly electricity


India derides US climate change import tariffs as 'ludicrous'
  • Nabarro LLP
  • India, USA
  • July 31 2009

The recently-installed environment minister Jairam Ramesh has said India will not accept any emissions targets imposed through US legislation


Carbon dioxide relief granted under EU Emissions Trading Scheme
  • Nabarro LLP
  • Denmark, European Union
  • July 13 2009

The European Commission (Commission) has given conditional approval to a project by the Danish Government to grant aid in the form of carbon dioxide (CO2) energy tax relief