This article was first published by the Global Call for Climate Action on their website : http://tcktcktck.org/2015/04/jozef-niemiec-what-is-just-transition-and-w...
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:
Commenting on the European Council’s climate deal, Bernadette Ségol, General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation said
ETUC position Adopted at the ETUC Executive Committee on 21-22 October 2014
The European Trade Union Confederation today called for
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
Joint opinion article by Bernadette Ségol, ETUC General Secretary, and Wendel Trio, Director of the Climate Action Network Europe (CAN Europe) published on Euractiv.com
Adopted at the meeting of the Executive Committee on 11-12 March 2014
On 22 January 2014, the European Commission launched the 2030 framework for EU climate change and energy policies - a new package which sets new climate and energy objectives for 2030.