Day: June 20, 2013
On June 29 we will be celebrating the End the Age of Coal Global Day of Action, to coincide with 350.org‘s Global Power Shift Conference in Istanbul. Greenpeace International has put together an awesome website for the day of action: check it out at www.endtheageofcoal.org (its not fully functional yet, but almost there!) The Global…
Press Statement: Carbon Market Watch criticizes European Parliament’s vote to fix EU Emissions Trading Scheme as stifling
Yesterday the European Parliament’s Environment Committee voted in favour of a compromise deal on the European Commission proposal to temporarily curb the oversupply of emission allowances in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). Carbon Market Watch criticizes the outcome as stifling and calls on the European Parliament’s plenary to reconsider the vote.