Controversy over 'linking' Directive for emission reduction projects

Companies under the EU emissions trading scheme will be able to use credits from overseas emission reduction projects to meet their targets, under a proposed EU Directive issued in late July.1 The European Commission says the proposal will greatly reduce compliance costs and halve the cost of EU emission allowances - but environmental groups claim that it may flood the market with cheap credits from projects of dubious environmental integrity.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: report@ends.co.uk

Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content

Register

Subscribe

Prices on request

  • Full access to endsreport.com for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits