EU Eyes Fund To Protect Citizens From New Carbon Prices
The European Commission will set up a fund to support vulnerable households if their fuel bills increase as a result of its plan to expand carbon pricing to transport and buildings’ heating systems, the EU’s climate policy chief said. The Commission will next month propose a package of policies to slash planet-warming emissions faster this decade, including fuel tax changes and tougher renewable energy targets. Among the proposals being considered is a CO2 emissions trading system for transport and heating systems.
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