EU building blocks for a successful energy transition
These targets have been widely criticised for their lack of ambition and their inconsistency with the global Paris Agreement of holding the increase in temperature to well below 2oC and pursuing efforts to limit the rise to 1.5oC.
The EU needs to work towards 100% renewable energy by 2050. This energy transition will benefit its citizens, its economy, and its environment.
This paper sets out the policy steps needed to ensure the EU's energy transition.