EU Bends The Knee To Farmers: Drops Key Provisions In 2040 Climate Proposal

Sharing is Caring!

The European Commission has bent the knee to protesting farmers – and is dropping key passages in a proposal for a new 2040 goal aimed at cutting greenhouse gas pollution.

According to the EU exeuctive’s plan, “all sectors” need to now contribute to the effort – but the previously mandated 30% cut to agricultural production between by 2040 is gone. The revised draft has also excluded a mandate for citizens to make lifestyle changes – such as eating less meat, and a push to end fossil fuel subsidies, Politico reports.

See also  Climate activists criticize Taylor Swift's significant carbon footprint, particularly her private jet air miles for personal travel.
Views: 30

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.