Air quality: reviewing legislation to assure long-term goals, explains European Commission

Cornelia Primosch is joined by Pia Ahrenkilde Hansen, spokeswoman of the European Commission, to discuss the Commission’s policy proposal to review existing air quality legislation and set up an outline to confirm the 2020 objectives. This initiative also includes a revised National Emission Ceilings directive to implement reductions up to 2030 as well as a legislative proposal to reduce air emissions from medium scale combustion installations.

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Climate Action Commissioner Hedegaard on EU Emissions Trading System

Climate Action Commissioner Hedegaard on EU Emissions Trading System

Commissioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard on the European Union's ETS (Emissions Trading System). Commissiona Hedegaard begins with wholeheartedly defending the ETS, stating that 'it is so far

UN Climate Talks in Cancun – Mark Kenber, The Climate Group

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EU Carbon Taxation – Debate between the European Commission and France

EU Carbon Taxation – Debate between the European Commission and France

Commission director for indirect taxation Alexander Wiedow and French Deputy Permanent Representative Philippe Leglise-Costa join Sonja van Renssen to discuss the review of the European Union’s energy taxation directive,