EU mulls 12 years more state aid for coal:
European Union is considering 12 more years of state aid for coal, a
draft European Commission document showed, even as the Group of 20
prepared to discuss phasing out fossil fuel subsidies this weekend.
Farmers face EUR 600m bill to cut
the number of cattle in the country in a bid to meet greenhouse gas
targets would cost the beef industry EUR 600m, a Teagasc conference
on climate change heard yesterday. Source:
Enel Presses EU to Honor CO2 Credits as Officials
SpA, the biggest investor in UN-backed carbon emissions projects, is
lobbying the European Union to recognize reductions in
greenhouse-gas emissions it financed in China and India as officials
look to curb profits that power companies reap from climate policy.
U.K. Needs Meaningful Carbon Price, U.K.’s Huhne
U.K. needs a “meaningful carbon price” to underpin investment in
cleaner energy, the Cabinet minister in charge of energy said.