Tag: Andrzej Grzyb

MEPs vote to cap emissions of medium combustion plants

MEPs vote to cap emissions of medium combustion plants

There are approximately 143,000 medium combustion plants in the EU ©BELGA_AGEFOTOSTOCK EU countries would have to enforce sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxide emission limits upon medium-sized combustion plants, such as electricity generators or heating systems for domestic, residential or industrial use, under draft plans approved by the Environment Committee on Wednesday (6 May). MEPs voted […]

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Religious minorities at risk in Middle East: ‘Death has become something banal’

Religious minorities at risk in Middle East: ‘Death has become something banal’

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Religious minorities in the Middle East are increasingly under threat from jihadist groups such as the so-called Islamic State (IS). To call attention to the situation of Christians and other religious minorities in the region, the human rights subcommittee and the EP’s Mashreq delegation held a joint hearing on 26 February. “Death has become something […]

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