ANALYSIS: Trash talk – Adding waste incinerators to the EU carbon market

Published 21:16 on February 7, 2022  /  Last updated at 22:22 on February 7, 2022  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

A senior EU lawmaker has broken with Brussels in wanting to put incinerators in the bloc's ETS, but the potentially meagre climate benefits involved risk upsetting the delicate trade-offs inherent in cutting waste emissions.

A senior EU lawmaker has broken with Brussels in wanting to put incinerators in the bloc’s ETS, but the potentially meagre climate benefits involved risk upsetting the delicate trade-offs inherent in cutting waste emissions.

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