EU committed to introducing CO2 quotas on shipping

Despite shipping companies doing everything in their power to avoid it, the European Commission stands firm. CO2 quotas must be imposed on shipping, and the proposal will be introduced in a few months, says top official. The European Parliament widely supports the use of quotas.
Photo: Thomas Borberg/pxtb04566.jpg
Photo: Thomas Borberg/pxtb04566.jpg

Although shipping companies are fighting tooth and nail to avoid becoming part of the EU's Emissions Trading System (ETS), the European Commission is firmly committed to making it happen.

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