TITLE

EU puts tight cap on CO2 allowances

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, John
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an update on the European Union's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). The European Commission has accepted three more national allocation plans (NAPs) for greenhouse gas emissions in the second phase of the ETS, which runs from 2008-2012. Allowances for two of the plans, for the Czech Republic and Poland, have been cut considerably by 14.8% and 26.7%, respectively. France's NAP was also accepted, but at a much lower level than it had previously submitted.
ACCESSION #
24889262

 

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