Who is the EU taxonomy for and what are the benefits of aligning to it?

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The EU taxonomy is one of the most significant advances in the field of sustainable finance. As its implementation begins, EcoAct expert, Jordan Hairabedian updates us on what the taxonomy is, who needs to align to it and the benefits it can deliver. As of January 1, 2022, the European taxonomy has partially been implemented […]

EU provokes criticism on plans to include nuclear and gas in taxonomy

EU provokes criticism on plans to include nuclear and gas in taxonomy

Last week, the European Commission proposed including nuclear and gas power in the EU’s sustainable finance taxonomy, identifying their contribution to the bloc’s 2050 net-zero goal as “subject to clear limits and phase-out periods”. EcoAct’s Jordan Hairabedian looks at what the labelling of nuclear and gas means, and how it risks damaging the reputation of […]