Policy status:Planned
Date Effective:2001
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments
Policy Target:
Agency:Council of Ministers
Description:Italys Council of Ministers has announced that the government will eventually cut out all but "green" petrol in order to keep prices down and reduce GHG emissions as mandated by the Kyoto Protocol. After 1 January 2002, leaded fuel will not be sold, leaving only unleaded and much cleaner "green" petrol available to Italian consumers.

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