Commission confirms rules for free ETS allowances
The European Commission has agreed how industries at risk of relocating outside the EU because of tough emissions targets will receive free allowances during phase III of the emissions trading scheme (ETS).In a decision made yesterday (27 April 2011) the commission detailed how member states should allocate free ETS allowances from 2013, including the use of benchmarking greenhouse gas emissions perform
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