EU moves forward with carbon and energy tax reforms

The European Commission has called for public feedback on plans for a levy to cover the greenhouse gas emitted by producers of goods imported into the EU, and broader plans to reform energy taxation law that could end the free ride currently enjoyed by airlines and ship operators.

by Robert Hodgson
Emissions: French president Emmanuel Macron has previously proposed setting an EU-wide carbon tax (Photo by: Arterra/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Emissions: French president Emmanuel Macron has previously proposed setting an EU-wide carbon tax (Photo by: Arterra/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

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