The European Commission has delayed until mid-July its presentation of a legislative proposal to boost renewables. A draft document indicates a 26pc target share for renewables in transport by 2030. A 312-page draft staff working document drawn up by the commission substantiates a forthcoming proposal to revise the EU’s renewables directive as part of a wider package of measures to reach a 2030 target to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) by 55pc. The document confirms a target share for renewables in overall energy consumption of at least 38-40pc in 2030, hinted at last year when the 55pc GHG cut was proposed.
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