French carmakers back German bid to delay EU carbon limits-sources

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BRUSSELS/PARIS, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Germany has enlisted French carmakers' support for a last-ditch bid to delay implementation of EU carbon dioxide limits by four years, government officials and diplomats said on Friday. Chancellor Angela Merkel's government wants to water down draft car emissions legislation agreed in June by introducing the phase-in period, under a proposal circulated by German diplomats and seen by Reuters. Renault and PSA Peugeot Citroen ...

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