Fri, Oct 24, 2014
A A A
Welcome kbr175@gmail.com
RSS

Commodities Briefing - Categorized | Environmental Trading more

EU approves German carbon support scheme for heavy industry

Posted on 18 July 2013

European Union regulators on Wednesday approved a German scheme to compensate heavy industries for higher electricity costs resulting from the bloc’s emissions trading scheme (ETS).
The scheme introduced earlier this year is meant to prevent energy-intensive industries such as steel and cement makers from relocating outside Europe to avoid the costs associated with the EU’s carbon trading scheme, known as “carbon leakage.”……………………………………….Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 37629 posts on Opalesque Commodities Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
October 2014
S M T W T F S
« Sep    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031