The Portuguese government recently enacted Directive 2013/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 on the safety of offshore oil and gas operations and amended Directive 2004/35/EC regarding environmental liability.
Following the conclusion, in May 2014, of the Programme of Economic and Financial Assistance (involving the International Monetary Fund, the European Commission and the European Central Bank), the Portuguese Government launched the ´Green Growth Strategy´ and
As part of the Europe 2020 strategy, the “Horizon 2020 – Framework Programme for Research and Innovation”, establishes European Union research and innovation funding for 2014-2020. Since its launch by the European Commission, the framework has been considered
A legal regime establishing new environmental impact assessment rules applicable to public and private projects likely to cause significant effects on the environment – Decree-Law nr. 151-B/2013, of 31 October[MGP1] which enacted Directive 2011/92/EU, of the
The Portuguese Government recently launched a public consultation among the main entities and stakeholders of the industrial sector, including public entities and environmental organisations, to discuss a proposal of the new industrial emissions regime. This