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Here you find a range of useful external renewable energy resources. For all renewable energy related CAN Europe publications, go here.

05.06.2016 | Blogs

Here you find a range of useful external climate & energy targets resources. For all climate & energy targets related CAN Europe publications, go here.

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Most of the new coal plants under construction or recently commissioned were given their construction permits before 2008. Since then, a majority of plans to build new coal power stations have in fact been shelved.

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The EU 28 is still heavily reliant on coal. In 2013, the share of electricity from hard coal and lignite was at 26% (Source: EEA), produced in the region’s 280 operational coal power stations.

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CAN Europe's interactive Coal Map of Europe gives an overview of the role of coal in our electricity system.

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Here you find a range of useful resources with data on fossil fuel subsidies. For all shifting financial flows and fossil fuel subsidy related CAN Europe publications, go here, and for full list of NGO reports and publications go here.   

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Here you find a range of useful external LULUCF resources. For all LULUCF related CAN Europe publications, go here.

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Here you find a range of useful external ESD resources. For all ESD related CAN Europe publications, go here.

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Here you find a range of useful external ETS resources. For all ETS related CAN Europe publications, go here.

05.06.2016 | Blogs

Here you find a range of useful external coal resources. For all coal related CAN Europe publications, go here.

Latest Publications

  • Letter to MEPs on the election of the President of the Commission

    Dear Member of the European Parliament,    Congratulations on your successful election.   You will have your first opportunity to vote to defend climate tomorrow Tuesday, when the Parliament is expected to vote on the election of the President of the Commission.  
  • Letter to EU environment ministers on EU climate ambition ahead of their informal meeting in July

    Dear Minister, On 11 July, you will be meeting in Helsinki to discuss EU climate ambition ahead of the United Nations Secretary General Climate Action Summit in September. This is a unique opportunity for the EU to announce its determination to step up its commitments under the Paris Agreement and resume its position as a global climate leader, by announcing the EU is ready to enhance its Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC). Climate Action Network Europe is calling on the EU to increase its 2030 domestic greenhouse emission reduction target to at least 65% compared to 1990 emissions.
  • Letter from UN Secretary General urging EU leaders to ramp up climate action

    In a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk leaked by the media last week, U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres urged EU leaders to adopt a long-term vision for a carbon-neutral economy by 2050 and commit to increasing the EU's 2030 climate target to 55 percent reductions in emissions.
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