False narrative.

The EU’s climate chief has warned the bloc must not be lured into a “false narrative” that fighting climate change is undermining the competitiveness of European businesses, FT reported.

One of the most effective things the bloc could do is help other countries come up with carbon markets akin to the EU's that forced polluters to pay for their emissions, he said.

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