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The financial services industry and the European Central Bank: the UK has won a battle, but can it win the war?

Following a recent judgment in the Court of Justice of the EU, Professor Steve Peers, a specialist in EU and Human Rights Law at the University of Essex, examines the changing dynamics between the UK’s financial services industry and the European Central Bank. 1,615 more words


Are Current EU C&D Waste Recycling Targets an Obstacle to Growth? - Waste Management World

I recently wrote an article about the current EU targets that exist for the recycling of construction, demolition and excavation waste and whether they are structured in a way which encourages innovation and improves performance. 116 more words

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ESOS 2.0

Discussion about how ESOS is a missed opportunity for gathering data, benchmarking and sharing good practice. Is there potential for developing a new, revised approach to ESOS? 1,106 more words


Smart Grids Market Summary - Sweden

Bird & Bird have published a further summary in its series on smart grids. This summary focuses upon:

  • The market today: including the establishment of a Coordination Council for Smart Grids and the almost complete installation of smart meters in Swedish households.
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EU Policy

Sustaining European growth and integration within the current EU context

Continuing to enlarge the European Union’s borders, expanding its political union and introducing new policies and agendas to extend the relationships between EU countries should and is a political priority. 700 more words