Green taxation as key for sustainable fiscal reform

We are pleased to announce that registration is open for the GBE/IDDRI high level conference (french version below). Laurence Tubiana, Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI) and Dr. Anselm Görres, President of Green Budget Europe (GBE) are pleased to invite you to the international high-level …

Free to save

Free to save ‘The greatest source of energy in the future is finding ways to use energy more efficiently.’ No, this pronouncement was not made by Greenpeace nor by the European Insulation Manufacturers Association. It is a quote from ExxonMobil – from the 2010 edition of this company’s annual “Outlook …

EU’s Silent Revolution in Economic Governance Undermines Democratic Control

http://www.corporateeurope.org/lobbycracy/content/2011/01/corporate-eutopia Brussels, 19 January 2011 – EU member state parliaments look set to lose important powers to control economic and social policy as a result of the EU’s response to the economic crisis according to a new article from Corporate Europe Observatory which analyses the proposals, likely to come into …