After a first successful edition last year, EU Industry Day is coming back with an extended edition.
The Industry and Energy Committee are pushing for rules leading to more efficient competition and prices on the market. MEPs also amended proposals to empower and protect consumers and put in place measures to tackle energy shortages. MEPs also want member states to consider additional payments to capacity providers only as a last resort and under certain conditions.
On February 16, 2005, the Kyoto Protocol entered into force. The first global agreement of history to reduce carbon dioxide emissions was based on the scientific consensus that climate change is occurring. Thirteen years later, how do we stand now given the recent developments?