France pushes for 2.4% annual ETS cap cut EU as ministers shift towards flexible target-setting

Published 13:44 on June 20, 2016  /  Last updated at 10:02 on June 21, 2016  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

France became the first EU nation to explicitly call for an annual CO2 cap cut of more than 2.2% in the ETS after 2020, in remarks made during a meeting of the bloc’s environment ministers that saw several call for the bloc’s market to be brought into line with Paris Agreement.

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