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Biomass burning is a climate cul de sac

15th December 2019
Press Release

Embargoed until 01:01 Central European Time on Monday 16th December 2019

The proposed shift by some European governments, including Ireland, towards biomass burning as coal and peat power stations are phased out is a serious mistake, as it does nothing to address climate change while posing threats to global forests, according to a major new study (1).

An Taisce strongly supports the report just issued by Sandbag, a European NGO, which calls for an end to... Read full article.

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