Green taxonomy: Place for gas uncertain as EU unveils delegated act

Natural gas could be subject to fresh legislation, European Commission officials said on Wednesday as, after a fierce political debate, it was omitted from criteria that sectors must meet to receive official EU endorsement as ‘sustainable’ business activities.

by Robert Hodgson
Finance commissioner Mairead McGuinness: the green taxonomy is “transformational beyond our wildest thoughts”. Photo: Claudio Centonze / EU
Finance commissioner Mairead McGuinness: the green taxonomy is “transformational beyond our wildest thoughts”. Photo: Claudio Centonze / EU

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