RWE (npower), Goldman Sachs and derivatives lobby group ISDA have been given the dubious honour of being named the Worst EU Lobbyists of 2010. The results of the dual climate and finance categories of the Worst EU Lobbying Awards 2010 have been revealed during a ceremony outside the ISDA office in Brussels.
Business attempts to undermine effective European action on climate change and finance regulation are exposed today with the launch of the Worst EU Lobbying Awards 2010. Corporate influence over governments is blocking desperately needed measures to stop the worsening of the financial and climate crises.
Friends of the Earth Mozambique / Environmental Justice are fighting one of the country's most powerful businesses, an aluminium producer, which has been granted permission to pollute the air for six months.