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Wide support in European Parliament for CO2 quotas on shipping

The European Parliament's environmental committee is predominantly positive about including the shipping industry under the EU's CO2 quota scheme. And it may become a reality as early as from this year, despite protests.

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Tuesday night, a number of European party groups backed a bill, which aims to include the shipping industry under the EU's CO2 quota scheme.

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