German environment ministry won’t block EU Commission’s CO2 plan

FILE PHOTO: Protesters carry a banner that reads "Cough ! we have a problem" on their way to Germany's Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure to demonstrate against a meeting of ministers and car executives in Berlin, Germany, August 2, 2017. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Environment Ministry will not resist a European Commission proposal on carbon dioxide emissions limits for cars and vans, a ministry spokesman said. “Blocking (the proposal) would carry great risks… It would in our opinion likely lead to there being no limits on emissions at all in the coming years. That would […]

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