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EU car emissions goal likely to put pressure on auto industry: Merkel


Devdiscourse News Desk
Updated: 19-12-2018 18:28 IST
EU car emissions goal likely to put pressure on auto industry: Merkel

The EU has agreed to slash carbon emissions from new cars by 37.5 per cent in a decade. (Image Credit: Flickr)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes newly agreed EU carbon emissions targets for cars which provide planning certainty for firms but will also pose some challenges for the industry, a government spokesman said on Wednesday.

The EU has agreed to slash carbon emissions from new cars by 37.5 per cent in a decade.

(With inputs from agencies.)

COUNTRY : Germany