EC gets tough on emissions

Milne, Roger
December 2006
Utility Week;12/8/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p11
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the decision of the European Commission to reduce emissions allowances for the second phase of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme. All European Union states except Great Britain have been told to reduce allowances to businesses and generators. The German government has also decided to reduce its national cap by 3.5 percent. It cites the implications of the move of the European Commission.


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