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PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;5/18/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the European Union (EU) emissions of greenhouse gases fell during 2005, according to the EU environment agency. The figures reverse a trend that saw EU emissions of the basket of six greenhouse gases identified under the Kyoto Protocol rise during 2003 and 2004. Increased hydroelectric output and a fall in coal-fired generation were a major factor.
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25475546

 

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