Recent and Upcoming EU Energy and Environmental Laws and Regulations

June 2024
Region: Europe

During the legislative term that is now coming to an end, the European Commission worked on several energy-related proposals with the dual objectives of enhancing the EU’s energy independence and reduction of emissions and promotion of renewable energy. Here we provide an overview of the below measures and their status.

  • Electricity market design revision
  • EU gas market regulation revision
  • EU renewable energy directive
  • EU energy efficiency directive
  • Energy performance of buildings directive revision
  • EU emissions trading system
  • Maritime emissions in the EU emissions trading system
  • FuelEU maritime regulation