'Ambitious, achievable and beneficial': EU Commission pushes for more stretching 2030 climate target

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EU Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen delivers State of the Union address | Credit: EU Parliament
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EU Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen delivers State of the Union address | Credit: EU Parliament

Commission President Ursula von der Leyen touts 55 per cent emissions reduction goal for 2030 and expanded the EU Emissions Trading Scheme in inaugural State of the Union address

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has officially backed plans to increase the EU's 2030 greenhouse gas emissions reduction target to 55 per cent from 1990 levels, as she announced a raft...

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