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will the eu go for 30% emissions reduction?

Always keep in mind that the EUSSR is exporting much of their emissions to the Far East. That, of course, increases emissions greatly. [1]

“The existing target of a 20 per cent cut is already due to cost £48 billion. The Commission will argue that the lower target has become much easier to meet because of the recession, which resulted in the EU’s emissions falling more than 10 per cent last year as thousands of factories closed or cut production. Emissions last year were already 14 per cent below 1990 levels.”

“The plan also says that the higher target would reduce air pollution from fossil fuels and improve the health of millions of people, generating up to £8 billion a year in economic benefits from having a healthier population.”

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  1. Note: be cautious when reading the numbers and tables in the linked page. Such figures can often be unreliable or changeable, according to the assumptions made.

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