CASE COMMENT: STATE AIDS - PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Eligibility - Environmental State aid: The CFI holds that in order to be eligible for environmental State aid, a project must have the improvement of environmental performance as its objective, and not merely a collateral benefit (Ferriere Nord)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. CFI, 18 November 2004, Ferriere Nord SpA v. Commission, Case T-176/01 The judgment of the Court of First Instance of 18 November 2004 in the Ferriere case contains an interesting clarification concerning the investment costs which may be the subject of aid authorised by the Commission for environmental protection. The general criteria for aid for environmental protection have been codified by the Commission in the Community guidelines on State aid for environmental protection adopted in 1994

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Jean-Yves Chérot, Eligibility - Environmental State aid: The CFI holds that in order to be eligible for environmental State aid, a project must have the improvement of environmental performance as its objective, and not merely a collateral benefit (Ferriere Nord), 18 November 2004, Concurrences N° 1-2005, Art. N° 1473, p. 91

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