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EU leaders reach deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40%

EU leaders have reached a landmark deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030, compared with 1990 levels.

The bloc also agreed to boost the use of renewable energy to 27% in the total energy mix and increase energy efficiency to at least 27%.

The EU is already on target to cut its CO2 emissions by 20% by 2020, compared with 1990 emission levels.

The EU leaders said the crisis in Ukraine and turmoil in the Middle East had made it clear Europe needed to be less reliant on outside sources of energy, the BBC's Damian Grammaticus in Brussels reports.

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