EU agrees on LULUCF regulation
European Parliament and Council reached an agreement on the LULUCF regulation. The agreement sends an important signal to millions of forest owners as it should mean a step towards enabling the full potential of Europe’s forests in climate change mitigation and adaptation.
More work is still needed on forestry issues in REDII
After the vote of European Parliament’s Environment Committee on the Directive on the Promotion of the Use of Energy from Renewable Sources (RED recast) on 23 October, forest owners and managers see as a positive step the approach taken on the forest biomass sustainability.
The forest sector has a vast potential to provide climate benefits – CEPF, EUSTAFOR and FTP hosts Press breakfast
The positive impact and potential of sustainable forestry in climate and energy policies should be better recognized, claimed forestry experts at a press breakfast organized at the European Forestry House.
LULUCF: Forestry, paper and agri-sectors team up in favor of a dynamic forest reference level
CEPF, EUSTAFOR, CEI-Bois, CEPI and Copa and Cogeca joint press release. The Environment Committee of the European Parliament today adopted the draft report of the Committee’s Rapporteur, MEP Norbert Lins, on the regulation of Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF).