• 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… Read More