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TitleCountryYearPolicy StatusPolicy TypePolicy Target
The EU Energy Efficiency Directive (2012/27/EU)European Commission2012In Force Regulatory Instruments, Other mandatory requirements, Policy Support, Strategic planning, Regulatory Instruments, Auditing, Regulatory Instruments, Monitoring, Information and Education, Performance Label, Regulatory Instruments, Codes and standards, Building codes and standards, Regulatory Instruments, Obligation schemesĀ , Economic Instruments, Direct investment, Infrastructure investments, Economic Instruments, Direct investment, Procurement rules Buildings, Existing buildings, Energy Utilities, Demand-side management/End-use services, Energy Utilities, CHP, Energy Utilities, Electricity, Transmission/distribution, Industry, Energy management, Multi-Sectoral Policy, Commercial/Industrial Equipment
EU Climate and Energy Package: CO2 emission limits for carsEuropean Commission2009In Force Regulatory Instruments, Codes and standards Transport, Scope, Corporate fleet average, Transport, Vehicle type, Passenger vehicles
3 x 20 20 by 2020: Europes Climate Change OpportunityEuropean Commission2008In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning Multi-Sectoral Policy
Clean Sky Joint Technology InitiativeEuropean Commission2008In Force Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Research programme , Technology deployment and diffusion, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Research programme , Technology development Transport, Transport systems, Modal shift
Global Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy FundEuropean Commission2008In Force Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives
New EU-US Energy Star AgreementEuropean Commission2008In Force Economic Instruments, Direct investment, Procurement rules Lighting, Residential Appliances, Computers, Residential Appliances, Space cooling, Residential Appliances, Space heating
EU Emissions Trading Scheme 2008-12European Commission2008In Force Economic Instruments, Market-based instruments, GHG emissions trading
Revised State Aid Guidelines for Environmental ProtectionEuropean Commission2008In Force Regulatory Instruments, Regulatory Instruments, Monitoring Multi-Sectoral Policy
Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan): Towards a low carbon futureEuropean Commission2007In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning, Policy Support, Insitutional creation
EU Sustainable Energy WeekEuropean Commission2007In Force Voluntary Approaches, Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Information and Education, Information provision Multi-Sectoral Policy
Competitivenes and Innovation Programme (CIP): 2007-2013European Commission2007In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning
Intelligent Energy-Europe Programme (2007-13)European Commission2007In Force Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Research programme , Technology deployment and diffusion, Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Grants and subsidies, Information and Education Multi-Sectoral Policy
European Council Action Plan (2007-2009) Energy Policy for EuropeEuropean Commission2007In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning
An Energy Policy for EuropeEuropean Commission2007In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning Multi-Sectoral Policy
Green Paper on a European Strategy for Sustainable, Competitive and Secure EnergyEuropean Commission2006Superseded Policy Support, Strategic planning
Thematic Strategy on the Urban EnvironmentEuropean Commission2006In Force Voluntary Approaches, Public Voluntary Schemes, Information and Education, Advice/Aid in Implementation Multi-Sectoral Policy
High-level Group on Competitiveness, Energy and the EnvironmentEuropean Commission2006In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning, Policy Support, Information and Education, Advice/Aid in Implementation, Policy Support, Insitutional creation
Directive on Energy End-use Efficiency and Energy Services 2006/32/ECEuropean Commission2006Superseded Policy Support, Strategic planning
European Commission Action Plan on Energy EfficiencyEuropean Commission2006In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning
Directive for Setting Eco-Design Requirements for Energy-Using ProductsEuropean Commission2005In Force Policy Support, Regulatory Instruments
Directive on the Taxation of Energy Products and ElectricityEuropean Commission2004In Force Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Taxes
Directive to Promote Cogeneration of Heat and Power (2004/8/EC)European Commission2004In Force Regulatory Instruments, Policy Support
Marco Polo Programme - Intermodal Freight TransportEuropean Commission2003In Force Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Policy Support, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D) Transport, Transport systems, Modal shift, Transport, Vehicle type, Heavy-duty vehicles, Transport, Vehicle type, Light-duty vehicles
Updated Energy Labelling of Household Appliances (Refrigerators/Freezers)European Commission2003In Force Information and Education, Performance Label, Endorsement label, Regulatory Instruments Residential Appliances, Refrigeration
Intelligent Energy Europe ProgrammeEuropean Commission2003Superseded Information and Education, Performance Label, Comparison label, Policy Support, Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Grants and subsidies
Ratification of Kyoto ProtocolEuropean Commission2002In Force Policy Support, Regulatory Instruments
Sixth Community Environment Action ProgrammeEuropean Commission2002In Force Policy Support
Intelligent Energy for EuropeEuropean Commission2002Superseded Policy Support Multi-Sectoral Policy
Directive on the Energy Performance of BuildingsEuropean Commission2002In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning, Regulatory Instruments, Information and Education, Advice/Aid in Implementation, Information and Education, Performance Label, Comparison label Buildings, Building Type, Residential, Lighting, Residential Appliances, Ventilation, Buildings, Building Type, Non-residential, Buildings, Building Type, Industrial
Integrated Product PolicyEuropean Commission2001Planned Regulatory Instruments
European Reference Centre for Intermodal Freight Transport (EURIFT)European Commission2001In Force Policy Support, Insitutional creation, Policy Support Transport, Vehicle type, Heavy-duty vehicles, Transport, Vehicle type, Light-duty vehicles
White paper: European transport policy for 2010: time to decideEuropean Commission2001In Force Policy Support, Strategic planning, Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Policy Support Transport
First Phase of European Climate Change Programme (EECP)European Commission2001Ended Policy Support, Information and Education, Advice/Aid in Implementation, Voluntary Approaches, Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Information and Education, Performance Label, Endorsement label, Information and Education, Information provision, Policy Support, Insitutional creation, Economic Instruments, Direct investment, Infrastructure investments, Regulatory Instruments, Other mandatory requirements, Regulatory Instruments, Codes and standards, Economic Instruments, Market-based instruments, GHG emissions trading Multi-Sectoral Policy
Co-operation Agreement Signed with the USA on Energy ResearchEuropean Commission2001In Force Voluntary Approaches, Public Voluntary Schemes, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D) Multi-Sectoral Policy
EU-US Agreement on Energy Efficiency Labelling for Office EquipmentEuropean Commission2001Superseded Regulatory Instruments, Voluntary Approaches Residential Appliances, Computers
The CIVITAS Initiative - Strategy for Clean Urban TransportEuropean Commission2001In Force Policy Support, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D) Transport
Agreement with Korean and Japanese CarmakersEuropean Commission2000In Force Voluntary Approaches
Energy Efficiency Action PlanEuropean Commission2000Ended Multi-Sectoral Policy
New Guidelines on State Aid for Environmental ProtectionEuropean Commission2000In Force Economic Instruments, Fiscal/financial incentives, Regulatory Instruments
New Criteria for Refrigerators and Washing Machines Eco-LabelsEuropean Commission2000In Force Regulatory Instruments, Codes and standards, Regulatory Instruments, Information and Education, Performance Label, Endorsement label Residential Appliances, Refrigeration, Residential Appliances, Cooking & Laundry
Car Free Day for Cities & European Mobility WeekEuropean Commission2000In Force Information and Education, Information provision, Policy Support
Monitor Emissions of CO2 from New Passenger CarsEuropean Commission2000In Force Regulatory Instruments
Directive on Fuel Economy and CO2 Labels for CarsEuropean Commission1999In Force Regulatory Instruments Transport
Eco-Label Award SchemeEuropean Commission1999In Force Policy Support, Regulatory Instruments, Voluntary Approaches
Eco-Label Standards for Laptop ComputersEuropean Commission1999In Force Regulatory Instruments
Common Position on Heavy-duty Trucks and BusesEuropean Commission1999In Force Regulatory Instruments
Energy-Efficiency Label (Energy Star)European Commission1999Superseded Information and Education, Performance Label, Endorsement label, Voluntary Approaches, Regulatory Instruments Residential Appliances
Agreement with European CarmakersEuropean Commission1998Ended
Baltic Energy Efficiency Group (BEEG)European Commission1998Ended Policy Support, Strategic planning Energy Utilities, CHP
Best Available Techniques Reference Documents (BREFs) - IPCC DirectiveEuropean Commission1996In Force Voluntary Approaches, Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Information and Education, Information provision Industry, Industrial processes, Industry, Industrial subsectors, Cross-industry
EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS)European Commission1995In Force Voluntary Approaches, Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Information and Education, Performance Label, Endorsement label, Information and Education, Information provision, Regulatory Instruments, Auditing, Regulatory Instruments, Monitoring Multi-Sectoral Policy
EU Energy Efficiency StandardsEuropean Commission1992 (first enacted)In Force Regulatory Instruments, Codes and standards, Regulatory Instruments, Other mandatory requirements Lighting, Residential Appliances, Refrigeration
EU Energy Efficiency LabelsEuropean Commission1992In Force Information and Education, Performance Label, Endorsement label Residential Appliances