New EU ILUC proposal could set stage for tar sands rules

October 23, 2012 |

In the UK, a Reuters analyst claims that the new proposal for dealing with Indirect Land Use Change recently put forward by the European Commission could also be a roadmap for how to deal with oil produced from tar sands: producers could initially only report the higher emissions from tar sands but they don’t count against emissions reductions requirements in the same way as higher emissions from biofuels won’t count under the proposal.

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