Energy Union must include just transition for workers

Source: European Commission

The European Commission’s Energy Union package is ambitious and broad-ranging, says the European Trade Union Confederation, but its ‘action points’ lack detail on how it will be achieved.

The ETUC welcomes the inclusion in the Energy Union package of references to:

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Acknowledging the 40% cut in greenhouse gas emissions agreed by the EU at its October Summit as  “a decent effort” and sending a positive signal for international climate talks, the ETUC regrets that the unambitious renewable energy and energy efficiency targets will not generate investment and c