EU Climate targets


Taking Stock of the EU's Proposed 2030 Climate Target

January 29, 2014 by Emil Dimantchev

EU Climate Targets

The 40% GHG target for 2030 featured in the EU Commission's white paper leads to an increase in the annual EU emission reductions, putting the EU on a linear track to an 80% emission reduction by 2050. However, it falls short of a "fair" contribution to the global 2°C target.[read more]