Car bans, carbon markets, and greener buildings: EU states find common ground on key climate issues

Michael Holder
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A 2035 ban on sales of new fossil fuel cars and vans in Europe now looks inevitable, after long talks led to EU Council agreement on a host of crucial green policies

It's been a big week for European climate policy, and the implications are likely to ripple far beyond the EU itself. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, after 17 long hours of negotiations, Member...

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