“In the light of the latest available science and of the need to step up global climate action, the European Council endorses the objective of achieving a climate-neutral EU by 2050, in line with the objectives of the Paris Agreement,” according to the official conclusions of the summit in Brussels.
“One member state, at this stage, cannot commit to implement this objective as far as it is concerned,” it continued. The European Council would “come back to this” in June 2020, it said.
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