Dutch parliament pressures government on coal phase-out

Published 18:11 on September 23, 2016  /  Last updated at 18:11 on September 23, 2016  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

The Netherlands’ parliament has narrowly passed a motion for a 55% cut in CO2 emissions by 2030, piling more pressure on the centre-right coalition government to accelerate the shutdown of coal-fired power plants.

The Netherlands’ parliament has narrowly passed a motion for a 55% cut in CO2 emissions by 2030, piling more pressure on the centre-right coalition government to accelerate the shutdown of coal-fired power plants.

A Carbon Pulse subscription is required to read this content. Subscribe today to access our unrivalled news and intelligence, as well as our premium content including all job listings. Click here for details.

We offer a FREE TRIAL of our subscription service and it only takes a minute to register. If you already have a Carbon Pulse account, login here.

Comment