The EU Climate Law explained

By |marec 16th, 2020|Climate Law, COP 26, European Green Deal, News, Paris Agreement|

The European Commission tabled its much-awaited Climate Law in March this year, in a bid to carve into stone Europe’s objective of becoming the first climate-neutral continent in the world by 2050. EURACTIV explains what the Climate Law does, how it works and what its criticisms are.

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Thunberg warns EU ministers about world’s declining carbon budget

By |marec 6th, 2020|2030 climate and energy targets, 2050 carbon neutrality, Climate Law, Greta Thunberg, News|

Teen activist Greta Thunberg reminded EU ministers on Thursday (5 March) about the rapidly declining amount of carbon dioxide that world nations are still allowed to emit before the rise in global temperatures risks hitting dangerous levels.

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EU’s next top climate model under scrutiny

By |marec 5th, 2020|Climate Law, Frans Timmermans, News|

The European Commission insisted on Wednesday (4 March) that in-depth climate number-crunching has to be finished before it can update an emissions-busting target for 2030. That impact assessment could make or break the EU’s green agenda.

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EU’s Timmermans responds to Greta’s criticisms over European Climate Law

By |marec 4th, 2020|2050 carbon neutrality, Climate Law, climate neutrality, Frans Timmermans, Greta Thunberg, News|

The European Commission wants to look at all greenhouse gases responsible for global warming and not just carbon dioxide, EU Commission vice-president Frans Timmermans said in response to criticism by teen activist Greta Thunberg.

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EU debuts climate law ‘compass’, Greta dismisses it as ‘surrender’

By |marec 4th, 2020|Climate Law, Frans Timmermans, Greta Thunberg, News, Pascal Canfin, Ursula von der Leyen|

The European Commission officially unveiled its Climate Law on Wednesday (4 March), aimed at making the EU carbon neutral by 2050. But Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg criticised the plan as "surrender".

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Pascal Canfin MEP: EU Climate Law must stick to 2030 timeline

By |marec 4th, 2020|2030 climate and energy targets, 2050 carbon neutrality, Climate Law, COP26, EU long term strategy 2050, News, Pascal Canfin|

The European Commission must publish its impact assessment on the EU's 2030 climate target in June – not in September like is currently mentioned in the draft Climate Law, MEP Pascal Canfin told EURACTIV in an interview.

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Electricity boss: ‘EU climate law should be kept short and simple’

By |marec 3rd, 2020|2030 climate and energy targets, 2050 carbon neutrality, 2050 climate strategy, Climate Law, climate neutrality, EU long term strategy 2050, eurelectric, Kristian Ruby, News|

As the European Commission prepares its proposal for a landmark EU Climate Law, Eurelectric boss Kristian Ruby urges policymakers to keep it simple and focus on the long-term.

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LEAK: EU’s draft climate law leaves 2030 target up in the air

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Climate Law, Frans Timmermans, News|

The European Commission’s Climate Law will confirm on Wednesday (4 March) that EU countries will need to become climate neutral by 2050. But plans for 2030 leaves Europe little time to get ready for the UN climate summit in November, with twelve EU member states pushing for an accelerated timeline.

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Enlighten the Climate Law with energy efficiency first!

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Climate Law, climate neutrality, Energy Efficiency First, News|

Europe must take the  fastest and most cost-effective route towards a carbon-neutral EU, write Adrian Joyce and Julie Kjestrup. And that means starting where the potential is biggest: buildings.

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Timmermans kicks off debate over landmark EU ‘Climate Law’

By |januar 28th, 2020|2050 climate strategy, Climate Law, News|

The European Commission launched a public debate about the EU’s upcoming Climate Law on Tuesday (28 January), with a view to enshrining the bloc’s 2050 “climate neutrality” target into binding legislation before the UN climate conference in Glasgow later this year.

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