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Member States approve addition of sectors to the carbon leakage list for 2014

The two sectors are plaster and plasterboard, both of which belong to the gypsum industry. The four sub-sectors are open-die forging, solid whey and...

ETS & aviation discussed in U.S. Senate hearing

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Report shows EU remains on track towards Kyoto emissions target

The 2011 emissions are consistent with the decreasing trend observed since 2004. Despite a 48% GDP increase since 1990, greenhouse gas emissions in the...

EU meets Kyoto targets under first commitment period (2008-2012)

18 November 2015 marked the last day to comply with greenhouse gas emissions reduction commitments. This means that Member States had to match their...

Agreement reached on cutting CO2 emissions from cars further in 2020

Connie Hedegaard, EU Commissioner for Climate Action, said: "The European Parliament and the EU governments reach a deal on the European Commission's car emissions proposal:...

IPCC report highlights need for collective and significant action to keep warming below 2°C

Connie Hedegaard, EU Commissioner for Climate Action, said: ''The report is clear: there really is no plan B for climate change. There is only...

UNEP report highlights growing gap between global emissions and 2°C warming limit

Connie Hedegaard, European Commission for Climate Action, said: ''This is yet another call for climate action which shows the world is not getting its...

Commission sets out strategy to curb CO2 emissions from trucks, buses and coaches

Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard said "Today we are taking the next steps to curb emissions from road transport. We first regulated cars and...

EU gears up for 2030 targets

The Progress Report published today shows that in 2013, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions fell by around 1.8% compared to 2012, keeping the EU on...

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