Von der Leyen floats 55% emissions cut by 2030

Ursula von der Leyen, president designate of the European Commission, has proposed halving the EU’s greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, while suggesting 55% could be possible

by Raquel Guerra
Ursula von der LEYEN, Candidate for President of the European Commission meets with the EPP group (Mathieu CUGNOT © European Union 2019 - Source : EP)
Ursula von der LEYEN, Candidate for President of the European Commission meets with the EPP group (Mathieu CUGNOT © European Union 2019 - Source : EP)

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