Commission moves forward on climate and energy towards 2030
EU News 156/2013
Brussels, 27 March 2013
The European Commission today took the first step towards developing a 2030 framework for EU climate change and energy policies. It adopted a Green Paper which launches a public consultation on the content of the 2030 framework. The Commission also published a Consultative Communication on the future of carbon capture and storage (CCS) in Europe, aimed at initiating a debate on the options available to ensure its timely development. Finally, the Commission adopted a report assessing Member States' progress towards their 2020 renewable energy targets and reports on the sustainability of biofuels and bioliquids consumed in the EU.
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Connie Hedegaard at the right, Günther Oettinger. Date: 27/03/2013 Reference: P-022961/00-11 Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont (C)EU 2013 URL