TITLE

ENVIRONMENT

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
EEBR Spain: Energy & Environment Business Report;2004, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Other
ABSTRACT
Presents an update on environmental protection efforts in Spain as of January 2004. Background on the provisions of the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change treaty signed by various countries; Environmental directives enacted by the European Union for pollution prevention, including the Emissions Trading Directive; Advantages of the strength of hydropower and rapid development of wind power in Spain.
ACCESSION #
17158301

 

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