EU countries must do much more to reach medium- and long-term targets for cutting carbon dioxide emissions, the EU’s budgetary control watchdog said on Tuesday.
The bloc has already reached its binding target of a 20% cut in greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) by 2020 compared with 1990 levels. But much more must be done to reach the target of a 40% cut by 2030 and an 80-95% cut by 2050, the Luxembourg-based European Court of Auditors said in a report.
“To achieve the 2030 targets,...
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