UPDATE – EU wrong to include Solvay’s captured emissions in ETS, court rules

Published 18:57 on February 14, 2019  /  Last updated at 21:19 on February 15, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

The EU’s highest court has ruled that Brussels wrongly included emissions captured from Belgium chemical firm Solvay's German unit under the scope of the EU ETS, potentially setting a precedent for other facilities using captured waste gases.

(Updates to include comment from case lawyer about wider implications for ETS firms)

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