|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments|
|Agency:||European commission, DG Energy and Transport|
|Legal References:||"Energy Efficiency in the EU - Towards a Strategy for the Rational Use of Energy" [COM 98(246)]|
The European Commission presented the communication "Energy Efficiency in the EU - Towards a Strategy for the Rational Use of Energy" [COM 98(246)] in 19999. The action plan includes a target of 1% annual improvement in energy efficiency above the "business as usual" scenario. The communication was welcomed and accepted in 1999 by a council and parliament resolution backing initiatives to further improve energy efficiency standards.
|This record is superseded by:||Energy Efficiency Action Plan|
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