'Monumental victory': Dutch court orders Shell to slash emissions in landmark ruling

Michael Holder
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Campaigners celebrating the court's verdict today | Credit: Marten van Dijl / Friends of the Earth
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Campaigners celebrating the court's verdict today | Credit: Marten van Dijl / Friends of the Earth

Campaigners hail 'historic' verdict which could have reaching consequences for major polluters worldwide

Shell has been ordered to slash its CO2 emissions by 45 per cent by 2030 by a Dutch court, in a landmark ruling this afternoon which is thought to be the first time in history a company has been held legally...

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