TITLE

EU must cut emissions

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Philippa
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 61, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that European Union (EU) companies were granted a surplus of carbon dioxide (CO[sub 2]) permits for 2006. According to preliminary figures from the European Commission, EU member states were granted 1.89 billion tons of permits for the year, nearly six percent more than the amount of emissions produced, causing the price of carbon dioxide under the emissions trading scheme (ETS) to fall as low as one euro per ton.
ACCESSION #
25082022

 

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