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EU raises renewable energy goal to 32 percent by 2030

The EU Council of Ministers, the EU Parliament and the EU Commission reached agreement last night: 32 percent of the EU's total energy consumption must come from renewable sources by 2030.

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Following a tough round of negotiations lasting the whole night, the EU Council of Ministers, the EU Parliament and the EU Commission came to agreement late Wednesday evening regarding the EU directive for renewable energy.

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