NGOs and industry have come together to urge the Energy Union cluster of Commissioners to deliver an ambitious reform of EU energy markets, putting the EU on a course to a brighter, cleaner future. Europe needs faster, more competitive, and better connected energy markets to fully integrate the new energy technologies that are needed to drive decarbonisation. The Energy Market Design Initiative is crucial to making or breaking the success of an Energy Union with a forward looking climate policy. It can deliver on multiple EU objectives; a greater focus on consumers and innovation; putting energy efficiency first; becoming a world leader in renewables; and implementing the Paris Agreement.
Read the full letter signed by among others, ECOS, WWF, and Transport & Environment here.