This article is part of our special report Energy efficiency.
The recast of the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) represents a unique opportunity to increase energy savings in Europe. It can provide a structural answer to high energy prices while delivering benefits for society as a whole, such as more local jobs, better health, improved air quality and reduced emissions. As the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union are starting to adopt their positions on the EED recast, this event discussed how to strengthen the European Commission’s proposal to achieve the EU’s climate and energy targets in a way that is affordable for citizens.
Watch the full recording video here and read the Coalition for Energy Savings’ key recommendations for the EED recast.