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Decision No. 406/2009/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the effort of Member States to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions to meet the Community’s greenhouse gas emission reduction commitments up to 2020.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 140, 5 June 2009, pp. 136-148.
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Environment gen.
Keyword
Pollution control Air quality/air pollution Ozone layer Climate change Emissions
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

This Decision lays down provisions governing the minimum contribution of European Community Member States to meet the greenhouse gas emission reduction commitment of the European Community for the period from 2013 to 2020. It requires Member States to limit its greenhouse gas emissions within 2020 at least by the percentage set for that Member State in Annex II to this Decision.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

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