European Green Party Co-Chair Reinhard Bütikofer, and Green MEP Davor Škrlec (ORaH) have signed an open letter to Croatian President Ivo Josipović, calling project Plomin C, a thermal power plant, to be stopped before irretrievable economical and ecological damage is done in Croatia.
After many years of engagement in our green European family I have decided to run for Secretary General of the EGP. The main reason for me to apply for this position is that it combines the two great passions I have in life: Europe and green politics.
Together with the Canadian Green Party, European Green Party Co-Chairs Monica Frassoni and Reinhard Bütikofer express their serious concerns over provisions in the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) that could undermine the environment, worker's rights, public services and consumer standards, and the democratic fabric upon which our countries are based.
Serious questions have been raised concerning Miguel Arias Cañete’s suitability for the role of commissioner and, in particular, for the Energy and Climate Action portfolio for which he has been proposed.