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PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;10/19/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the European Commission is considering a burden-sharing plan to parcel out the European Union's pledge to cut its overall greenhouse gas emissions by 20% by 2020. In one proposal on the table individual national targets would range from a 47% cut in emissions in Bulgaria to a possible increase in emissions of 23% for Portugal.
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27955667

 

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