Issues related to the long-term energy policyUploaded: 1 of April, 2011

The study makes an overview of those energy policy related issues that will challenge the Hungarian energy sector in the time horizon up to 2050. The objective of the study is to map the most important challenges in the field, in order to highlight these areas for a later research. The assessment included the following fields:

  • The strategic questions of climate change;
  • Issues concerning the electricity sectors;
  • Long term issues in the natural gas market;
  • Energy related issues in the transport sector;
  • Challenges of energy efficiency.

The first three topics -on climate change, electricity and natural gas markets – give a more detailed overview about the most important questions, while the chapter on transport and energy efficiency highlights only the main tendencies.