Commission slams France and Czech Republic over renewable energy

Commission slams France and Czech Republic over renewable energy


The EU's key objective in environment policy is the increase of renewable energy share to 20% by 2020 in the overall energy consumption. However, the effectiveness depends to a large extent on the commitment of member states to comply with and fully implement the requirements of the EU legislation.

The Commission has today formally requested from France and the Czech Republic to bring its national legislation on renewable energy in line with common EU rules, giving them two months to...


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