Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on binding annual GHG emission reductions by Member States from 2021 to 2030 for a resilient Energy Union and to meet commitments under the Paris Agreement and amending Regulation No 525/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council on a mechanism for monitoring and reporting greenhouse gas emissions and other information relevant to climate change - COM(2016) 482 final
Post date: 5 Aug 2016
Effort Sharing Regulation (ESR)
On 20 July 2016, the European Commission presented a package of measures to accelerate the shift to low-carbon emissions in all sectors of the economy in Europe. This proposal will help Member States (MS) prepare for the future and keep Europe competitive. It is part of the EU's strategy for a resilient Energy Union with a forward looking climate policy.
Post date: 25 Jul 2016
Buildings as energy-hubs can strengthen the energy system. 10 principles to deliver real benefits for Europe’s citizens
Buildings could play a major role in supporting the low carbon development of other sectors, says BPIE in its latest paper. 10 principles are making the case for buildings to be at the core of a decarbonised energy system, producing, storing and supplying energy, making the energy system more flexible, resilient and efficient.
Post date: 4 Jul 2016
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10 principles to deliver real benefits for Europe’s citizens
Post date: 29 Jun 2016
On 29 June 2016, the European Union and China signed an agreement with the aim to strengthen their energy cooperation up to 2020.
Post date: 29 Jun 2016
The next step towards a low-carbon economy This report by the Committee on Climate Change presents the Committee's advice on United Kingdom's fifth carbon budget, covering the period 2028-32, as required under Section 34 of the Climate Change Act 2008.
Post date: 27 Nov 2015
Post date: 14 Nov 2015
This report is a joint project of the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Transport Forum (ITF), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Post date: 24 Aug 2015
On July 15, the European Commission presented a legislative proposal on the revision of the EU emissions trading system in line with the 2030 climate and energy policy framework and the EU’s Energy Union Strategy. A milestone of the framework is the binding target for greenhouse gas emissions reductions by at least 40% below the 1990 level by 2030 at EU level.
Post date: 24 Jul 2015
26 May, 2015. The European Commission has launched the European Smart specialisation platform on energy (S3P-ENERGY), which will support regions and Member States in using Cohesion Policy funding more effectively for promoting sustainable energy.
Post date: 27 May 2015