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At risk of relocation outside the EU). • The possibility is also envisaged of an activity with intensive electricity consumption being affected by carbon leakage as a result of electricity becoming more expensive due to the implementation of the emissions allowance trading scheme. • For efﬁciency reasons, Member States are allowed to exclude small installations from the EU ETS. e. JIM and the CDM—is limited in accordance with the principle of complementarity: the total volume may not exceed 50 % of the reduction.
For example, they address aspects such as congestion, public health problems derived from trafﬁc accidents, problems associated with noise levels, etc. g. road construction and maintenance). e. for a purpose entirely different from energy and environmental policy. One important indication of the lack of sustainability of the transport sector in the OECD countries is the rising trend in CO2 emissions, which is often one of the factors that most hinder the emission reduction commitments undertaken by countries.
2 % of this amount must be allocated to fund pilot projects involving generation from renewable energy sources and carbon capture and storage. S. M. Rodríguez The years since the launch of the climate change package (understood to mean the emissions reduction targets for 2020, the EU ETS and the Decision with country-allocated targets for diffuse sectors) have revealed two fundamental issues. First of all, the EU ETS has proven to be effective in bringing down emissions, thanks to the structure of the regulatory instrument (“cap and trade”).