On 22th January, the European Commission released a proposal for new 2030 climate targets. This framework should help leading the way to keep global warming within safe limits.
Tic tac tic tac, Europe is running out of time to reach its 2020 climate objectives (20% Greenhouse gas reduction from 1990 levels, 20% share of renewable energy, 20% improvement in energy efficiency). Yet, the European Commission already released new targets for 2030. This framework will continue the process engaged by the Europe2020 climate goals. These new targets are a 40% reduction of greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions and a share of 27% of renewable in the energy mix. Energy efficiency will be further discussed. Lire la suite