The BBC is reporting that The European Commission has announced an outline of its energy and climate policy goals until 2030.
From the article....
"The Commissioners want a binding target to reduce carbon emissions by 40% from 1990 levels.
Renewables will need to provide 27% of EU energy by 2030, but while the target will be binding at EU level there will be no mandatory targets for member states."
However, the article also says that a number of countries and climate activist groups think those numbers are too low, and that the EU needs to be more ambitious.
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