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European Green Deal

Internal market for heat

Letter to the Commission on ensuring fair competition for heat services in the EU

PUBLISHED: September 22, 2020

EGEC sent a letter to the Commission recommending a full review of the impact of the competitive distortion of the Internal Market for Gas legal base as well as its associated direct and indirect fossil fuel subsidies on the provision of renewable heating and cooling services, particularly competition from geothermal energy sources.

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European Green Deal

2030 targets

Joint letter on Renewable Energy Directive for the European Green Deal and Renovation Wave

PUBLISHED: September 21, 2020

EGEC, together with Bioenergy Europe and Solar Heat Europe, sent a letter to the Commission on empowering the Renewable Energy Directive to deliver the European Green Deal and Renovation Wave.

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Research, Innovation & Development

Horizon Europe

EGEC's response to the Horizon Europe Strategic Plan Consultation

PUBLISHED: September 17, 2020

The first Horizon Europe Strategic Plan will define the strategic orientations for Europe’s R&I investments over the period 2021-2024. Among its recommendations, EGEC underlined the R&I funding needs for innovative technologies, like geothermal lithium.

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European Green Deal

Renovation Wave

Joint Letter on the recommendations for an ambitious Renovation Wave

PUBLISHED: September 14, 2020

Ahead of the eagerly awaited announcement for the Renovation Wave, framed by the Commission as the flagship initiative of the EU Green Deal, EGEC and several associations representing key stakeholders in building decarbonisation have sent an open letter to the EU executive to express concerns on the Renovation Wave.

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European Green Deal

Just transition

Letter to the European Parliament on a fossil fuel-free Just Transition

PUBLISHED: September 14, 2020

EGEC, together with several European NGOs and Organisations sent an open letter to the Members of the European Parliament on the Just Transition Fund. The letter asked to exclude investments in fossil fuels – including fossil gas – from being financed by the Just Transition Fund and to support a just transition for all.

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Horizon Europe

Joint Renewable Industry Call: Maintain climate-spending in the reduced Horizon Europe budget

PUBLISHED: August 28, 2020

EGEC, together with eight renewable associations, urged the European Commission to maintain the Horizon Europe budget for Cluster 5 (Climate, Energy and Mobility) and the climate-relevant parts of Cluster 4 (Digital, Industry and Space) at least at the levels outlined in the Commission’s original June 2018 proposal. More details here.

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Financing

EGEC key recommendations on the sustainable finance and geothermal energy

PUBLISHED: July 16, 2020

The sustainable finance regulation is a key opportunity to unlock the access to public and private finance for key renewable energy technologies, allowing the EU to implement its decarbonisation objectives. The implementation of the sustainable finance regulation, the establishment of a sustainable finance framework and the financing of sustainable investment however requires stakeholders to understand the needs of specific technologies that actively contribute to these objectives.

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European Green Deal

Energy infrastructures

EGEC response on the TEN-E Inception Questionnaire consultation

PUBLISHED: July 14, 2020

The European Commission organised a public consultation on the revision of the TEN-E Regulation. This is part of a wider consultation strategy which feeds into the evaluation and impact assessment process.

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European Green Deal

EGEC consultation response to EU Batteries regulation assessment

PUBLISHED: July 10, 2020

EGEC welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the process of modernising the EU’s batteries legislation, to drive the development of a sustainable batteries value chain.

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European Green Deal

EGEC’s response to the Renovation Wave consultation on public and private buildings

PUBLISHED: July 10, 2020

EGEC answers to the questions posed by the European Commission on the consultation on the Renovation Wave initiative for public and private buildings

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