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Small livestock farms should be exempt from EU industrial emissions rules, lawmakers say

By Stefano Porciello and Sarah Rubinstein
  • 24 May 2023 17:23
  • 24 May 2023 17:23
Smaller livestock farmers should be excluded from obligations under the EU's Industrial Emissions Directive, while an amendment from center-right lawmakers pushing for looser rules failed, after a vote in the European Parliament's environment committee.
The committee has approved an amendment raising the key figures that determine which farms are covered

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Stefano Porciello


Stefano is a MLex Correspondent based in Brussels covering energy and climate. Before joining MLex, he worked in communication for the Foundation for European Progressive Studies. He had previously worked as a freelancer in Italy and completed a traineeship at the European Parliament. Stefano holds a Master’s degree in International Relations and European Studies from the University of Florence.

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