“Going it alone” on emissions targets is insanity too deep even for the bureaucracy that gave the world Europe’s Common Agricultural Policy.
“If we go alone to 30%, you will only have a faster process of de-industrialisation in Europe. I think we need industry in Europe,’ [EU Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger] went on. ‘We need industry in the UK, and industry means CO2 emissions.'” Extract from EurActiv