TITLE

ENVIRONMENT

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
EEBR Italy: Energy & Environment Business Report;2004, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the environmental conditions in Italy. Overview of the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change; Description of the Large Combustion Plant Directive enacted in the country; Growth in the environmental awareness in the country.
ACCESSION #
17157039

 

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