Covid-19: Revised 2030 EU climate target agreement threatened by crisis, says German official

A German diplomat in Brussels has suggested that EU member states may not be able to reach agreement on an increased greenhouse gas emissions reduction target under the country’s presidency of the EU Council, due to begin in July, because of the impact of the coronavirus crisis.

by Neil Roberts
Emissions: German presidency will work to get the proposed climate law passed 'as soon as possible' (Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images)
Emissions: German presidency will work to get the proposed climate law passed 'as soon as possible' (Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images)

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