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  • European Ministers Push to Increase Target for EU Carbon Emissions

    European Ministers Push to Increase Target for EU Carbon Emissions

    Ministers from France, Germany and the UK are calling for the EU to cut its carbon emissions by 30% on 1990 levels by 2020, arguing that failure to reach the goal will have long-term economic consequences. The current target is a 20% reduction from 1990 levels. The officials say increasing the target will help create jobs in clean energy sectors and help keep the EU competitive with China, Japan… Read More