Bas Eickhout
age: 41 years
European Green Party
Netherlands
Member of the European Parliament
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Nationality: NL
7/37
Party: The Greens/EFA
9/56
Gender: M
144/746
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Challenging Dieselgate Secrecy

Thursday, July 12, 2018 08:25:00 AM

Bas Eickhout has submitted an official complaint to the European Ombudsman to challenge the secrecy of the Commission and Council around the Dieselgate scandal which has been hitting headlines across Europe since 2015. The Dieselgate revelations were a scandal on many different fronts, affecting....
EU palm oil deal stirs controversy 22.06.2018 European environmental advocates say a new EU plan to eliminate palm oil biofuel by 2030 does not protect rainforests and was heavily influenced by EU trade interests in Malaysia and Indonesia.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 11:14:00 AM

Trade before conservation? Environmental activists contend that the decision does not do enough to protect the rainforest. The EU Commission and member states were both against a strict timeline for the phase-out. Bas Eickhout, a European Green Party lawmaker involved in the negotiations, told DW....
Time for a comprehensive strategy on plastic waste

Monday, May 28, 2018 03:10:00 PM

The Greens/EFA group has welcomed the European Commission's proposals for a directive on single use plastics, but called for stronger reduction targets and action on chemicals used in plastics. Greens/EFA environment spokesperson Bas Eickhout comments: "Plastic is an undeniably useful commodity, but....
Court action should be wake-up call to Germany, France and UK

Thursday, May 17, 2018 02:01:00 PM

The Greens/EFA group has welcomed the decision of the European Commission to refer several EU countries to the European Court of Justice over their failure to take action on air quality. Greens/EFA climate spokesperson Bas Eickhout comments: “It is good to see the European Commission is finally ready to take serious legal action.
Q&A: An EU palm oil ban can be WTO-fit

Saturday, May 12, 2018 02:39:00 AM

Brussels, 28 February (Argus) — Dutch Green parliamentarian Bas Eickhout helped to draft the European Parliament's position on sustainability rules for biofuels. He talked to Argus after a first round of negotiations with member states on final EU renewables legislation.
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