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Europe Daily Bulletin No. 12692

7 April 2021
Contents Publication in full By article 24 / 27
NEWS BRIEFS / Climate
Emissions from sectors covered by ETS fell by 12.6% in 2020, according to Refinitiv
06/04/2021 (Agence Europe)

06/04/2021 (Agence Europe)Greenhouse gas emissions from sectors covered by the European Union’s Emissions Trading System (excluding aviation) fell by 12.6% to 1.339 billion tonnes between 2019 and 2020, financial markets firm Refinitiv said on 1 April, based on preliminary data from the European Commission.  This is a record since the launch of the ETS and is due to “the fallout from the pandemic and renewables replacing fossil-fired power”, explained Ingvild Sorhus, analyst at...

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