Most EU member states are not on track to reduce air pollution and its related impacts by 2030.
The European Council has endorsed a binding EU target of a net domestic reduction of at least 55% in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels.
The EPA is getting ready to introduce stricter controls on industrial emissions.
Members of the European parliament voted in favour of backing an EU-wide 2030 emissions reduction target of 60% (compared to 1990 levels).
Like 59 other countries that aim to reach net zero emissions by 2050, Taiwan will face challenges
By Tim Ferry
Due to a 0.6% decrease in energy consumption (including electricity consumption) in 2019 compared to 2018 and a 4.5% decrease in the electricity emission coefficient, Taiwan's CO2 emissions from fuel combustion fell 3.2% to 258.72 million metric tons in 2019.