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EU Parliament passes reform of quota system

It looked like it would be a narrow vote regarding a reform of the EU system for trading CO2 quotas. But several of the overall proposals were approved by a majority. The vote was negative, however, on a proposal for an import tariff.

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This Wednesday, the European Parliament voted on several parts of a proposal to reform the EU system for trading CO2 quotas.

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