Japan looks to raise 2030 emissions cut target to at least 40%-Kyodo
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
TOKYO, April 8 (Reuters) - Japan is looking to raise its
2030 greenhouse gas emissions-reduction target to at least a 40%
cut on fiscal 2013 levels from 26% now, Kyodo news agency said
on Wednesday, citing sources close to the matter.
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has set a goal of making Japan
carbon neutral by 2050, and the government aims to finalise the
2030 target by the G7 summit in June, Kyodo said, adding that
some compromises will have to be made as there a ...