12 Jun 2015
ENVIRONMENT COUNCIL 15 JUNEBrussels Daily
Environment ministers in the Council will hold a policy debate on the proposed directive on the reduction of national emissions of certain atmospheric pollutants. The directive is part of the EU’s ‘clean air programme’ which aims to improve air quality standards across the EU.
The Council will also look at the state of play of negotiations on climate change under the UNFCCC. In particular, they will take note of the recent Conference of the Parties (COP) meeting in Bonn.
Finally, ministers will hold an exchange of views on the Commission’s ‘Paris Protocol’ communication, which is part of the energy union package.
Agenda of the meeting