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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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 [...]
Meeting Czech Presidency - Energy Performance of buildings
03/10/2022    
11:00 - 11:30
Outcome of the meeting available
05 Oct
05/10/2022    
16:30 - 17:30
Hotel At Six, Stockholm, Sweden   -     Meeting Room : Studio 8 Draft Agenda for ExCom Meeting on 5 October 2022, Stockholm, Sweden Welcome by [...]
06 Oct
06/10/2022 - 07/10/2022    
All Day
On 6-7 October 2022, HOTREC will organise its 85th General Assembly in Stockholm, Sweden.
Hearing on Working Time Directive Package
12/10/2022    
09:00 - 12:00
Commission presentation available
17 Oct
17/10/2022    
10:00 - 12:00
Minutes of the meeting, list of participants, passenger data ECJ judgement and survey on registration of guests are added to the website.
HOTREC Sustainability working group meeting
27/10/2022    
10:00 - 12:00
Minutes of the meeting available
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