Greenhouse Gas Emission: Commission Guidelines on Certain State Aid Measures

Brouhns, Ivan-Serge
December 2012
Journal of European Competition Law & Practice;Dec2012, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p545
Academic Journal
The Commission recently adopted Guidelines on certain State aid measures in the context ofgreenhouse gas emission, with regard to indirect emission costs, highly efficient power plants (including CCS-ready power plants), optional transitional free allowances in the electricity and small installations.


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