Industry blames EU for falling coal production threat to energy prices

European coal industry leaders have blamed the EU’s emissions trading scheme (ETS) for a “precipitous” fall in production which they say will mean higher energy prices for end consumers.

by Neil Roberts
Coal: “precipitous” fall in production recorded (Photo by JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP via Getty Images)
Coal: “precipitous” fall in production recorded (Photo by JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP via Getty Images)

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