Leak prompts doubts over climate ambition of new EU executive

Campaigners have expressed concern over the incoming European Commission’s apparent lack of urgency to accelerate cuts to EU greenhouse gas emissions, after a leaked outline of the forthcoming European Green Deal suggested a new 2030 target may not be proposed until late next year.

by Robert Hodgson
Ursula von der Leyen (photo: European Parliament)
Ursula von der Leyen (photo: European Parliament)

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