TITLE

Kyoto mechanisms take EU way beyond 8% cuts

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Nov2009, Issue 418, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the performance of the European Union (EU)-15 countries against their greenhouse gas emissions target under the Kyoto Protocol. Analysis by the European Environment Agency (EEA) showed that Austria is the only one of the older EU-15 countries at risk of missing its target. A 13.1% reduction in emissions should have been managed by the group. The targets are expected to be met through domestic policies in France, Germany, Greece, Sweden and Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
45830006

 

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