Dutch court orders government slash greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25 per cent by 2020

June 24, 2015 11:48 AM

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A Dutch court has ordered the country slash greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25 per cent by 2020, after a group of citizens took their government to court.

"The court orders the state to reduce the overall volume of greenhouse gas emissions in such a way that they are at least 25 per cent less in 2020 compared to 1990," judge Hans Hofhuis said.

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