|Year:||2014 (October 24th)|
|Policy status:||In Force|
|Date Effective:||2014 (October 24th)|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support>Strategic planning|
|Policy Target:||Multiple RE Sources>All|
|Policy Sector:||Framework Policy, Multi-sectoral Policy|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Legal References:||COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS A policy framework for climate and energy in the period from 2020 to 2030 /* COM/2014/015 final */|
EU countries have agreed on a new 2030 Framework for climate and energy, including EU-wide targets and policy objectives for the period between 2020 and 2030. These targets aim to help the EU achieve a more competitive, secure and sustainable energy system and to meet its long-term 2050 greenhouse gas reductions target.
Targets for 2030:
Policies for 2030:
To meet the targets, the European Commission has proposed:
The framework was adopted by EU leaders in October 2014. It builds on the 2020 climate and energy package. It is also in line with the longer term perspective set out in the Roadmap for moving to a competitive low carbon economy in 2050, the Energy Roadmap 2050 and the Transport White Paper.
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