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Renewable energyPublished: 2 of May, 2017

The Winter Packagepays special attention to renewable energy since it is one of the main forms of "clean energy deserved by all Europeans”. It is a proposal that will amend the 2009 Renewable Directive, adding more layers to the existing regulations that ...

REKK Renewable Energy Week - conference summary and evaluationPublished: 1 of August, 2016

On 7-9 June, REKK organised a conference focusing on four current themes within the regulation of renewable based electricity generation: the questions surrounding the achievement of the 2030 EU targets, regional progress with respect to the 2020 ...

A fourth energy package? Summer proposals to amend EU energy market regulationsPublished: 26 of October, 2015

In July 2015 the European Commission published a package of proposals to amend the regulation of the energy markets. The “summer energy package” includes the modification of regulations governing the operation of the emission trading system and the ...

The implementation of Art 7 of the Energy Efficiency DirectivePublished: 1 of December, 2014

The Energy Efficiency Directive (EED, 2012/27/EC) addresses one of the key goals identified in the Europe 2020 Strategy, namely a 20% reduction in projected primary energy consumption by 2020. The EED puts forward a comprehensive policy package targeting ...

The potential for energy efficiency improvement within the water utility sectorPublished: 1 of December, 2010

The World Bank commissioned us for a research project to identify the locations in Central and Eastern Europe with substantial room to improve the energy efficiency of water utilities (companies providing water and wastewater services). Our analysis was ...

Forecast of energy consumption in Hungary up to the year 2020Published: 1 of March, 2010

Below we review the main results of our long term forecast for national energy use. Future energy consumption is an essential issue from the perspective of energy producing companies, but also with regard to the fulfilment of the EU commitments of ...

Report on energy efficiencyPublished: 1 of July, 2006

The questions to be asked in this chapter are: What has been the impact of the Accession process in the field of energy efficiency? Are the economies of the New Member States (NMSs) less energy intensive and what have been the drivers behind decline in ...