The EU achieves 20-20-20 climate targets, making 55% emissions cut by 2030 attainable

According to a new European Environment Agency (EEA) assessment, the European Union achieved its three central climate and energy targets by 2020. These 2020 climate and energy targets encompassed reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 20% compared to 1990 levels, increasing the share of renewable energy use to 20% and improving energy efficiency by 20%.

Thus, the EU is still on track for the 2030 target of a 55% reduction in net greenhouse gas emissions, as long as additional efforts are made and new policies are adopted and implemented.

In this sense, HOTREC and the hospitality sector are committed to helping to reach the SDGs climate targets. However, for this purpose, the right incentives and funding need to be provided – especially to SMEs and micro-enterprises.

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07 Sep
07/09/2022    
09:00 - 14:00
Draft Agenda for ExCom Meeting on 7 September 2022, Brussels Welcome by the President Anti-trust statement and approval of agenda Approval of minutes of the [...]
HOTREC Package Travel Directive webinar
14/09/2022    
11:00 - 12:00
Latest updates on the PTD review's timeline and policy measures envisaged incl. pre-payments, insolvency protection and cancellation rights. HOTREC will incorporate members' remarks into a revised version of HOTREC position paper and submit it to all for approval.
HOTREC SSD Committee preparatory meeting + update Social Affairs
19/09/2022    
10:00 - 12:00
Main outcome of teh meeting available
22 Sep
22/09/2022    
10:30 - 12:30
Recording of the working group on restaurants is available via WeTransfer until 03 October 2022: https://wetransfer.com/downloads/a1e6a6b32b734f7bf864d82b6470184920220926084450/7c966070da61a95549be6c9fbad2169b20220926084508/42d7ba
23 Sep
23/09/2022    
10:00 - 13:00
Updated agenda of the meeting available
29 Sep
29/09/2022    
All Day
On the 3rd edition of the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste (IDAFLW), celebrated on 29 September, the FAO and UNAP have [...]
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