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  • Spanish organisations IIDMA and Px1NMEhave submitted a complaint to the European Commission over allegedly unlawful State aid given to power plants in Spain under two capacity mechanisms – amounting to around €700 million per year. The capacity mechanisms are paid for by every consumer to......

  • In 2014, pollutant emissions from 15 Spanish coal-fired power plants were responsible for: 459 hospital admissions due to cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, 709 premature deaths, more than 10,500 asthma attacks in children and economic losses up to €1.7 billion According to a report published by the International......

  • The Cantabria regional Ministry for Environment plans to allow the multinational Solvay to continue the use of mercury, banned by EU law, to produce chlorine warns Instituto Internacional de Derecho y Medio Ambiente (IIDMA). The DG for Environment of Cantabria intends to allow Solvay to......

  • Re:Common from Italy, the International Institute for Law and the Environment (IIDMA) from Spain and PAX from the Netherlands attended ENEL Annual General Meeting on May 4 as “critical” shareholders giving voice to affected communities in Colombia and requesting ENEL to provide a closure plan......

  • The retirement of a total of five coal units in Spain in 2016: Elcogás, Puertollano, Soto de Ribera II, Narcea I and Compostilla II has been confirmed. This retirement represents a decrease of 8.5% of the installed capacity of coal in Spain with respect to......

  • On 17 December 2016, Massimiliano Patierno, environmental engineer of IIDMA, intervened in a round table devoted to discuss the social and environmental impacts of the activity of energy companies including human rights infringements within a conference on energy companies and human rights contravention. Massimiliano’s presentation......

  • Within the framework of CONAMA 2016 (National Congress on the Environment), IIDMA coordinated the Working Group on “ the practical implementation of the Environmental Liability Law (ELL), how to optimize it?”. The outcomes of this work group were presented in CONAMA on 29 November at......

  • On 15 December 2016, Ana Barreira, IIDMA Director, intervened in a round table in the context of the Seminar on “PRTR-Spain 2016: Communication as a base for Good Information” organized by the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Fishing, Food and Environment to present the published PRTR......

  • On 6-7 October 2016, IIDMA’s legal team participated in a meeting of the Energy Transition Lawyers Network, organized by Client Earth in London to discuss on legal approaches to impel energy transition within Europe....

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