Posts tagged as CO2

Requirement to reduce CO2 emissions to increase diesel fuel prices by 6-8 cents

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Fuel sellers will be subjected to a new requirement from January 1, pursuant to which carbon dioxide emissions must be reduced by 6 percent, which in turn will be accompanied by a rise in diesel fuel prices ranging from six to eight cents per liter, Postimees reports. In accordance with a new law that is to step into effect next year, a liter of gasoline and diesel fuel must both…

Kaljulaid: Estonia should stop emitting CO2 by 2030

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Estonia should strive toward a situation in which by 2030, transportation is the only pollutant emitting carbon dioxide, President Kersti Kaljulaid said on Wednesday, noting that Estonia should heed the voices of small island nations in the Pacific threatened by climate change. “I believe we should start discussing that, excepting transportation, Estonia, too, should be free of carbon dioxide emissions by 2030,” Kaljulaid, who is currently on a working visit…