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The EU Climate Action and Renewable Energy Package

The EU Climate Action and Renewable Energy Package

are we about to be locked into the wrong policy?

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Published by Open Europe in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Climate Action and Renewable Energy Package (Project),
  • Emissions trading -- European Union countries,
  • Energy policy -- European Union countries,
  • Climatic changes -- Environmental changes -- European Union countries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 60-62).

    ContributionsOpen Europe (Organization)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.P55 E9 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. ;
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23669946M
    LC Control Number2009378148

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