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31.03.2017 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe together with Transparency International is representing the developed country CSO network towards the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) which funds environment, climate and sustainability projects all over the world.

24.02.2017 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe contributed today to the mid-term evaluation of the Connecting Europe facility (CEF).

18.08.2016 | Submissions to Consultations

Submissions to EU consultation on External Development will be used to inform the way forward on the revision of the European Consensus on Development and other external aspects of 2030 Agenda implementation. The consultation seek views on how development policy, in the context of EU external action as foreseen by the Lisbon Treaty, should respond to the range of landmark 2015 summits and conferences, and also to the rapid changes happening in the world.

21.05.2016 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe made a submission on the European Commission’s Consultation on market-based measures to reduce the climate change impact from international aviation.

02.05.2016 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe made a submission on the European Commission’s Consultation a sustainable bioenergy policy for the period after 2020.

30.09.2015 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe made a submission to the European Commission’s Consultation on new Energy Market Design.

28.09.2015 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe made a submission on the European Commission’s Consultation on a EU strategy for liquefied natural gas and gas storage. 

17.06.2015 | Submissions to Consultations

This CAN Europe submission summarized the key asks necessary to ensure the non-ETS targets are met with real reductions.

15.06.2015 | Submissions to Consultations

CAN Europe made a submission on the European Commission’s Consultation on how to treat land-based emissions in the 2030 target.

Latest Publications

  • Briefing on energy efficiency and Emissions Trading Scheme

    As the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union enter the phase of intense negotiations on the Clean Energy for All Europeans package, it is important to underscore that a higher energy efficiency target will help the EU in reducing its greenhouse gas emissions and thus also in implementing its commitments under the Paris Agreement. Therefore, increasing the energy efficiency target should be welcomed as an opportunity to revise the EU's inadequate climate target and further strengthen the relevant tools, such as the Emissions Trading System (ETS).
  • Letter to Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries on revised standards for large combustion plants

    Dear Commissioner Vella, On 28 April the Commission will seek the approval of the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED) Article 75 Committee for a revised version of the so-called ‘LCP BREF’ industrial standards document. It is essential that no last-minute changes are made to weaken the final draft of this document, which was agreed by consensus at the IED Forum meeting in October 2016.
  • Briefing: Five things you should know about Energy Union Governance

      The governance regulation brings together climate and energy policies, climate change mitigation and adaptation and aims at managing the low-carbon transition as a whole. This short briefing presents you five things you need to know about the regulation. Spoiler: the text still needs to be strengthened for it to become the transition framework it has the potential to be.
  • Letter to heads of state on the Financial Transactions Tax (FTT)

    Dear heads of state, We, the undersigned, coalitions of civil society organisations and trade unions representing millions of European citizens campaigning for the Financial Transactions Tax (FTT), write to you on the anniversary of the Treaty of Rome as you meet to discuss the future of the European Union.
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