Global Briefing: South Korea proposes plan to slash emissions 40 per cent by 2030

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Global Briefing: South Korea proposes plan to slash emissions 40 per cent by 2030

South Korean decarbonisation plans, Irish hydrogen ambitions, and NATO targets net zero in this week's round up of green business news from around the world

South Korea sketches out beefed up climate plan in preparation for COP26 South Korea this week signalled that it is set to strengthen its interim emission reduction targets ahead of the COP26 Climate...

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