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EU Emissions Trading

Volume 454: debated on Thursday 14 December 2006

21. To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what progress has been made on the EU emissions trading scheme. (109035)

In the UK, the first year of operation of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme has been very successful, with near universal compliance. Phase I in the UK is set to deliver savings of 65 million tons of CO2 from business as usual.