Sunny Outlook for Lithuania

The final conference of the EUKI project SOL brought together stakeholders to discuss about solar energy on multi-family houses in Lithuania.

This policy briefing assesses the draft NECPs of the 28 EU Member States in relation to Renewable Energy Communities (RECs) and Citizen Energy Communities (CECs).

"We're tied to yesterday's polluting system"

Project video: Tomorrow’s Energy System


Project video: Tomorrow’s Energy System

The energy system of the future should be clean, renewable and free of fossil fuels. At the same time, communities can become more involved in energy production. Communities, young people and workers are “unleashing” an energy transformation.

Bringing Germany’s Bürgerenergie to New Regions in Europe

The study shows the potential for solar energy in Lithuania and identifies necessary political changes. These include changes in the legal framework and better information.

Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Polish Draft Energy and Climate Plan


Briefing: Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Romanian Draft Energy and Climate Plan

As part of the European Union’s 2030 climate and energy package, EU member states are required to develop energy and climate strategies to plan and to report on their 2030 climate and energy objectives. This briefing assesses the draft plan of Romania and an overall score is provided at the end of the assessment. The study concludes that it is paramount that the final plan includes more effective policies that can untap Romania’s full potential of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the transport, buildings and agricultural sectors.

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Delivering the EU-2030 and Long Term Climate Objectives in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe, with a Specific Focus on Transport

Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Hungarian Draft Energy and Climate Plan


Briefing: Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Hungarian Draft Energy and Climate Plan

As part of the European Union’s 2030 climate and energy package, EU member states are required to develop energy and climate strategies to plan and to report on their 2030 climate and energy objectives. This briefing assesses the draft plan of Hungary and an overall score is provided at the end of the assessment. The study concludes that it is of paramount importance that in the final plan the commitment to the 2030 climate objectives is strengthened and involves all stakeholders in a transparent process.

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Delivering the EU-2030 and Long Term Climate Objectives in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe, with a Specific Focus on Transport

Open Book


Briefing: Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Spanish Draft Energy and Climate Plan

As part of the European Union’s 2030 climate and energy package, EU member states are required to develop energy and climate strategies to plan and to report on their 2030 climate and energy objectives. This briefing assesses the draft plan of Spain and an overall score is provided at the end of the assessment. The study concludes that the country should continue the direction set by the draft plan and reinforce its climate promises.

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Delivering the EU-2030 and Long Term Climate Objectives in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe, with a Specific Focus on Transport

Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Italian Draft Energy and Climate Plan


Briefing: Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Italian Draft Energy and Climate Plan

As part of the European Union’s 2030 climate and energy package, EU member states are required to develop energy and climate strategies to plan and to report on their 2030 climate and energy objectives. This briefing assesses the draft plan of Italy and an overall score is provided at the end of the assessment. The study concludes that it is paramount that the final plan addresses shortcomings and includes more effective policies that can untap the country’s full potential of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, especially in the transport and agricultural sectors.

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Delivering the EU-2030 and Long Term Climate Objectives in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe, with a Specific Focus on Transport

Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Polish Draft Energy and Climate Plan


Briefing: Fit to Succeed? An Assessment of the Polish Draft Energy and Climate Plan

As part of the European Union’s 2030 climate and energy package, EU member states are required to develop energy and climate strategies to plan and to report on their 2030 climate and energy objectives. This briefing assesses the draft plan of Poland and an overall score is provided at the end of the assessment. The study concludes that it is paramount that the final plan addresses shortcomings and includes more effective policies to drive the decarbonisation of the transport, buildings and agricultural sectors.

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Delivering the EU-2030 and Long Term Climate Objectives in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe, with a Specific Focus on Transport

SEE Agora


Report: The Southeast European Power System in 2030

The increased use of wind power and photovoltaics could improve the electricity system in South Eastern Europe, according to a report by Agora Energiewende. Renewable energies could replace outdated lignite-fired power plants. A mix of sun, wind, water and gas could protect the climate and at the same time increase security of supply and reduce the costs of the electricity system.

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South East Europe Energy Transition Dialogue