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Rising to the energy challenge: key elements for an effective EU strategy

18 December 2006


For all the talk about EU energy policy over the past year, remarkably little is happening in terms of concrete policy development or action on the ground, argues this Issue Paper by EPC Senior Adviser Jørgen Henningsen. But urgent measures are needed because Europe’s energy situation in 2025 is being decided today – and relying on energy market liberalisation to bring down prices or the Kyoto Protocol as the main weapon in the fight against climate change is a mistake.

Rising to the energy challenge: key elements for an effective EU strategy