‘Historic moment’: European Parliament set to back 60% emissions cut target

A majority of MEPs have backed an environment committee proposal to increase the EU’s greenhouse gas emissions reduction target 20 points to 60% below 1990 levels by the end of this decade.

by Robert Hodgson
Jytte Guteland: vote is a ‘historic moment’ (Image credit: Benoit BOURGEOIS, © European Union 2020 - Source : EP)
Jytte Guteland: vote is a ‘historic moment’ (Image credit: Benoit BOURGEOIS, © European Union 2020 - Source : EP)

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