Rising coal power imports are undermining EU climate goals -report

Published 23:01 on January 28, 2020  /  Last updated at 00:36 on January 31, 2020  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

The EU is increasingly importing cheap coal-fired power and encouraging the build-out of new carbon emitting facilities that undermine its GHG reduction goals, as the current soft approach of promoting climate policies in neighbouring countries has little effect, according to a new report.

The EU is increasingly importing cheap coal-fired power and encouraging the build-out of new carbon emitting facilities that undermine its GHG reduction goals, as the current soft approach of promoting climate policies in neighbouring countries has little effect, according to a new report.

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