New modelling shows existing policies put Europe on track for emission cuts of at least 50% by 2030
Sandbag and Agora Energiewende have joined forces to update on the European electricity sector transition. Key topics include renewables growth, conventional power generation, electricity consumption, and CO₂ emissions.
Today, the European Commission published the preliminary 2017 emissions under the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). Sandbag has analysed the data.
In this briefing we show how the “550” legislation would stop power plant Capacity Payments from supercharging coal.