EEA report

EU Greenhouse gas emissions 2015 on course

Preliminary estimates show that emissions across the European Union in 2015 were 22% lower than 1990 levels, despite a slight increase compared to 2014. read more
AIR quality

Austrian know-how for Nepal

Environment Agency Austria helps to build up an air quality monitoring system in Nepal in the next five months. read more
17th - 20th October 2016

LASTMILE- Partner Meeting in Spain

The Interreg Europe project aims to find sustainable flexible solutions for regional mobility systems in tourism regions. read more

Non GM Danube Region Standards completed

Two regionally harmonised standards for non-GM in the Danube region were handed over to the responsible agricultural ministers of 15 countries. read more
Winner Photos online

Photography competition ‘My City’

The competition of the EEA invited European citizens to share what urban environment means to them. Photos taken in Italy, Czech Republic and Cyprus have won the top three prizes. read more
Legal obligations

Emission measurements in the EU automotive sector

On behalf of the EU Parliament the Umweltbundesamt conducted a study to analyse the discrepancy in NOx emissions between type-approval tests and real-world driving. read more
11 State-of-the-Environment Report

Recommendations for a sustainable future in Austria

The Report describes the environmental situation from 2013 to 2016 and shows positive developments but also major challenges for the next years. read more

Training Center

National Greenhouse Gas and Air Emission Inventory

We offer tailor-made support for the establishment or improvement of a national or regional emission inventory. read more

Background for COP 22

Implementing the Paris Agreement

The Umweltbundesamt summarises the developments leading to the Paris Agreement on climate change in 2015 and takes a look at the further implementation process. read more

News from EEA


Stronger measures needed to tackle harm from air pollution

Air pollution has significant impacts on the health of Europeans, particularly in urban areas, according to a new report from the ...


Less household waste going to landfill in Europe

European countries are improving their methods to prevent household trash and other municipal waste from ending up in landfill sit...


EU firmly on course to reach 2020 target, despite a slight increase in...

Preliminary estimates show that emissions across the European Union in 2015 were 22 % lower than 1990 levels, despite a slight inc...

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Expert from the Environment Agency Austria to v... Our expert Jürgen Schneider will inform Chinese decision makers in Beijing about strategies to r...


Preliminary estimates for greenhouse gas emissi... Preliminary estimates show that emissions across the European Union in 2015 were 22% lower than 1...


EEA "My City" - photo competition Photos taken in Milan (Italy), Uherský Brod (Czech Republic), Nicosia (Cyprus), have won the top...

English Studies & Reports

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Implementation of new nuclear power plant units at the Paks site. Environmental Impact Assessment Report on the proposed activity Consultation Report.

Austria's Annual Air Emission Inventory 1990-2014. The report on Austria’s Annual Air Emission Inventory 1990–2014, compiled by the Umweltbunde...

Austria´s Informative Inventory Report (IIR) 2016. The Informative Inventory Report (IIR) 2016 presents a comprehensive and detailed description of...