EU Climate Policy Up to 2020 : An Economic Impact Assessment

  title={EU Climate Policy Up to 2020 : An Economic Impact Assessment},
  author={Christoph B{\"o}hringera and Andreas L{\"o}schelb and Ulf Moslenerc and Thomas F. Rutherfordd},
  • Christoph Böhringera, Andreas Löschelb, +1 author Thomas F. Rutherfordd
  • Published 2010
In its fight against climate change the EU is committed to reducing its overall greenhouse gas emissions to at least 20% below 1990 levels by 2020. To meet this commitment, the EU builds on segmented market regulation with an EU-wide cap-and-trade system for emissions from energy-intensive installations (ETS sectors) and additional measures by each EU Member State covering emission sources outside the cap-and-trade system (the non-ETS sector). Furthermore, the EU has launched additional policy… CONTINUE READING
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