Promoting sustainable climate, energy and development policies throughout Europe

Climate action

Bolstering EU climate ambition to reach the 1.5°C goal of the Paris Agreement.

  • Emissions trading
  • Effort sharing
  • Industrial decarbonisation
  • Climate Plans and Laws
  • Climate target
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Energy transition

Advocating for 100% renewables, energy savings and fossil fuels phase-out.

  • Energy transition vision
  • Energy savings
  • Renewables
  • Coal
  • Gas
  • Buildings
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Financing the transition

Shifting EU finance away from fossil fuels towards climate-neutral economies.

  • EU Budget
  • Recovery
  • Fossil fuel subsidies
  • Reform of EU fiscal framework
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Europe in transition

Advancing sustainable energy in EU’s neighbouring countries.

  • Turkey
  • Western Balkans
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Global transition

Raising global efforts to fight dangerous climate change.

  • International negotiations
  • International climate finance
  • Climate, sustainable development, and human rights
  • Trade
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