28 May 2020

At the end of May the community power coalition wrote to Vice President Timmermans and Commissioner Simson to ask them to make Community energy central the EU's recovery efforts. The letter calls on the recipients to implement an economic recovery that ensures our society and our local communities are more resilient and fairer in the long term. Locally owned renewble energy development should be central to this.

The Community Power Coalition is a coalition of organisations across Europe working together to increase peoples' ownership of renewable energy.


24 May 2020

This paper is a guide for national decision makers who face the task of putting aspects of the Clean Energy Package into their national legislation.

It aims to inform national decision makers about how to transpose parts of the Renewable Energy Directive and the Electricity Market Directive. It focuses specifically on the provisions regarding the newly-established rights of citizens like self-consumption and energy communities, and provides recommendations to be applied when drafting national legislation and regulations.

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