At the end of the year EU leaders have provided a strong political, policy and funding base for Europe’s transition to climate-neutrality. On the 11th of December EU leaders met in Brussels to agree on targets and funding two major drivers for a clean energy future.
T&D Europe welcomes the revision of the Trans-European Networks – Energy guidelines proposed by the European Commission (EC), as an essential instrument to strengthen and expand European power grids in the context of the EU’s commitment to climate neutrality.
Today a coalition of 7 associations in the electricity industry have written to the European Commission with a request to include the manufacturing of electrical equipment in the EU Taxonomy. The Commission is planning to issue a Delegated Regulation by the end of this year.
In 2021 the European Commission will shift from strategy to delivery. Europe's grid technology providers support the twin green and digital transitions as laid out by the EU Green Deal.
T&D Europe welcomes the Commission's Offshore Renewable Energy Strategy, presented on Thursday by Vice-President Timmermans and Energy Commissioner Simson.