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# Emissions targets

This year
Germany to shut its last nuclear power plants this weekend despite energy crisis
The last three reactors were due to be switched off on 31 December last year but that deadline was extended.
Last year
Government leaders fail to reach agreement on agriculture emissions reduction targets
Negotiations are set to continue tonight and tomorrow morning.
All time
Hauliers to consider protests over carbon budget targets amid rising operating costs
Transport companies are already being hammered by rising costs, said the Irish Road Haulage Association.
'It's about our children now, not our grandchildren': Is Ireland ready to introduce a carbon tax?
It’s been claimed that the tide is turning in how society views the problem of climate change.