27 Oct '14, 9am

EU climate change act a missed opportunity for solar, says EPIA. @pvmagazine

EU climate change act a missed opportunity for solar, says EPIA 27. October 2014 | Financial & Legal Affairs , Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers | By: Ian Clover European Council's 27% renewable energy target for 2030 deemed too low to unlock solar's full potential, but EPIA at least happy with "very small step" in right direction. The 27% renewable energy target for 2030 is binding for the EU as a whole, but binding national targets remain beyond the scope of the EU.Flickr/Stuart Chalmers European Heads of State on Friday agreed to set a binding target of 27% for renewable energy in the EU for 2030 – a decision that surprised few and disappointed many. The binding nature of the renewable energy target at an EU level was welcomed, but the 27% goal was deemed too low by renewable energy advocates in the solar and wind industries. A non-binding energy efficiency targe...

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