TITLE

States argue over burden sharing

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;1/18/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on proposals being considered by the European Commission which sets out the conditions for European Union member states to meet their national greenhouse gas reduction targets for 2020. According to the proposals, this may be achieved by member states by buying emission credits from abroad. The targets are being calculated on the basis of a complex burden-sharing formula and are unlikely to surface before the Commission formally publishes its plans.
ACCESSION #
30061085

 

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