Germany’s recourse to coal to raise EU power sector emissions by 5% in 2023 and 2024 -analysts

Published 01:08 on June 23, 2022  /  Last updated at 01:08 on June 23, 2022  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Germany’s decision to delay the retirement of coal plants scheduled to close and re-activate reserve capacity could push EU power sector emissions 5% higher over the next two years, according to a modelled report from analysts at an energy consultancy.

Germany’s decision to delay the retirement of coal plants scheduled to close and re-activate reserve capacity could push EU power sector emissions 5% higher over the next two years, according to a modelled report from analysts at an energy consultancy.

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