Deal reached on EU ETS reform

June 2015
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jun2015, Issue 484, p29
The article reports that members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and member nations of the European Union (EU) have agreed on a deal over changes in its emissions trading system (ETS).


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