Regístrese hoy mismo

y en menos de un minuto podrá acceder a:Titulares de última horaAnálisis y reportajesVídeos, podcasts y blogs sobre materias primasMuestras de precios e información de mercadoInformes especialesAvisos a los suscriptores y alertas diarias por correo electrónico

¿Ya tiene una cuenta?

Inicie sesión para registrarse

¿Olvidó su contraseña?

En esta lista
Carbón

EU will introduce carbon emissions border tax: EC deputy general

Combustibles marinos

Platts Bunkerwire

Energía eléctrica | Nuclear

La parada en la central nuclear española de Trillo, prorrogada hasta el 25 de febrero

Energía eléctrica | Nuclear

La parada en la central nuclear española de Trillo, prorrogada hasta el 25 de febrero

EU will introduce carbon emissions border tax: EC deputy general

Lo más destacado

DG for energy Borchardt confirms future adjustment at Flame

'Form still under discussion,' examining WTO compatibility

London — A cross-border levy for carbon-intensive imports into the EU will be introduced in some form, said Klaus-Dieter Borchardt, the European Commission's Deputy Director General for Energy, on Oct. 13.

¿No está registrado?

Reciba alertas diarias y avisos para suscriptores por correo electrónico; personalice su experiencia.

Registro

Borchardt confirmed in an interview broadcast to an online audience at the virtual Flame conference that such a mechanism is being formulated, but its exact structure is yet to be agreed upon.

"Something like a carbon border adjustment mechanism will come," Borchardt said, "but there will be first some areas where we test it, and [the] form is still under discussion, because you can do it in different forms."

"We are still struggling in finding a way to such a mechanism in a WTO compatible manner. We have different ideas, but ... still work is needed. Maybe [we will first try] it out in some sectors that are less WTO related than others."

In the interview, Borchardt reiterated that this was the expressed will of the current EC president.