Trends and projections in Europe 2017

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Tracking progress towards Europe's climate and energy targets

 

 (c) Tamas Parkanyi, ImaginAIR /EEA

Executive summary

1 Overall progress towards the European Union's '20-20-20' climate and energy targets. (Coming on November 23rd)

1.1  Progress of the European Union towards its '20-20-20' climate and energy targets
1.2  Progress towards the European Union's mid- and long-term climate and energy objectives
1.3 Towards an integrated governance of climate and energy policies in the European Union
1.4 Progress of Member States towards national 2020 climate and energy objectives

Greenhouse gas

2  Progress of the European Union towards its greenhouse gas emission targets
2.1 Progress in reducing total greenhouse gas emissions in the European Union
2.2 The European Union's policy framework for reducing greenhouse gas emissions
2.3 Emission trends under the European Union Emissions Trading System
2.4 Emission trends under the Effort Sharing Decision
2.5 Emissions from land use, land use change and forestry

3  Progress towards Member States' greenhouse gas emission targets
3.1 Current progress towards targets under the Effort Sharing Decision
3.2 Projected progress towards targets under the Effort Sharing Decision
3.3 Cumulative gaps for 2013–2020 and use of the flexibilities provided under the Effort Sharing Decision

Renewable energy (coming on November 23rd)

4 Progress of the European Union towards its renewable energy targets  
4.1 Current progress on renewable energy
4.2 Projected progress in the deployment of renewable energy sources
4.3 The development of renewable energy for electricity, heating and cooling, and  transport

5 Progress towards Member States' renewable energy targets
5.1 Current progress towards renewable energy source targets
5.2 Progress towards the objectives of national action plans
5.3 Deployment of renewable energy between 2005 and 2015
5.4 Progress towards renewable energy source targets in the transport sector
5.5 Regional cooperation and statistical transfers

Energy efficiency targets (coming on November 23rd)

6  Progress of the European Union towards its 2020 energy efficiency targets      
6.1 Current progress in reducing energy consumption
6.2 Projected progress towards the European Union's 2020 energy efficiency target
6.3 The 2030 targets on energy efficiency in the context of Energy Union

7 Progress towards Member States' energy efficiency targets
7.1 Progress towards national primary energy consumption targets
7.2 Trends towards national final energy consumption targets
7.3 Aggregated ambition level of Member States' national 2020 targets

8 Trends and projections in Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland and Turkey

8.1 Greenhouse gas emissions
8.2 Renewable energy (coming on November 23rd)
8.3 Energy efficiency (coming on November 23rd)

Bibliography

Abbreviations

Annex 1 — Progress towards greenhouse gas emission targets: data and methodology
A1.1 Reporting requirements for greenhouse gas emissions
A1.2 Data sources for greenhouse gas emissions
A1.3 Tracking progress towards targets under the Effort Sharing Decision
A1.4 Use of flexibilities under the Effort Sharing Decision
A1.5 Annual and cumulative gaps between emissions and Effort Sharing Decision targets

Annex 2 — Progress towards renewable energy targets: data and methodology (coming on November 23rd)
A2.1 Reporting requirements related to renewable energy
A2.2 Data sources related to renewable energy deployment
A2.3 Tracking progress towards renewable energy targets

Annex 3 — Progress towards energy efficiency targets: data and methodology (coming on November 23rd)
A3.1 Reporting requirements for energy efficiency/energy consumption
A3.2 Data sources for energy consumption
A3.3 Tracking progress towards energy efficiency targets

Annex 4 — Domestic climate and energy targets in the European Union
A4.1 The '20-20-20' targets for 2020
A4.2 The 2030 climate and energy framework
A4.3 National targets and compliance under the Effort Sharing Decision
A4.4 Renewable energy targets for 2020 (coming on November 23rd)
A4.5 Energy efficiency targets for 2020 (coming on November 23rd)
A4.6 Overview of 2020 national climate and energy targets (coming on November 23rd)

Annex 5 — International climate commitments in Europe
A5.1 The UNFCCC, the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris agreement
A5.2 Progress of the European Union under the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol (2013-2020)
A5.3 Methodological details related to targets under the Kyoto Protocol and the UNFCCC
A5.4 Land use, land use change and forestry activities under the Kyoto Protocol
A5.5 Emissions from aviation

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Catalogue no: TH-AL-17-017-EN-Q
ISBN number: 978-92-9213-922-3
ISSN number: 1977-8449
DOI number: 10.2800/373511
N. de Gestion: 2017.6347

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