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Amendments 001-001 - Motion for a resolution on the 2018 UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland (COP24) - B8-0477/2018(001-001)

22.10.2018 B8-0477/1

Amendment 1

Peter Liese on behalf of the PPE Group

Motion for a resolution B8-0477/2018 ENVI, PPE, S&D, ECR, ALDE, GUE/NGL, Verts/ALE, EFDD

2018 UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland (COP24)

Motion for a resolution

Paragraph 12

Motion for a resolution

Amendment

12. Insists that, in particular after President Trump's announcement, it is important to have appropriate provisions in place against carbon leakage; asks the Commission to examine the effectiveness and legality of additional measures to protect industries at risk of carbon leakage, for example a carbon border tax adjustment and consumption charge, in particular in respect of products coming from countries that do not fulfil their commitments under the Paris Agreement;

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12. Insists that, in particular after President Trump's announcement, it is important to have appropriate provisions in place against carbon leakage and to ensure that the best performers get free allowances as agreed in the ETS Directive; asks the Commission to examine the effectiveness and legality of additional measures to protect industries at risk of carbon leakage, for example a carbon border tax adjustment and consumption charge, in particular in respect of products coming from countries that do not fulfil their commitments under the Paris Agreement;

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