As governments around the world look to rebuild their economies and societies in the wake of COVID-19, while addressing the ongoing challenges of climate change, there is an increasing focus on the role that a green recovery can play in this response. Initiatives are underway around the world and are especially prevalent in the EU. In this new blog series, KPMG leaders from around the world will be sharing some of the initiatives underway in the EU, and the implications and opportunities they present. This includes a closer look at the proposed plastic tax, the review of the Energy Taxation Directive (ETD), a proposed Carbon border adjustment mechanism (CBAM), the review of the EU Emissions Trading System, and more.



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