On Wednesday 8 May, the EERA Joint Programme on Economic, Environmental and Social Impacts (JP E3S) held an interactive conference with updates on EU Member States’ responses to the Commission’s 2050 vision for achieving carbon neutrality, including scientific- and sector-specific presentations:

>> Regulation on the Governance of the Energy Union and Climate Action by Ils Moorkens, Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO)
>> NECP – BELGIUM by Erika Meynaerts, VITO
>> The Finnish NECP and discussion around long term climate plan by Tiina Koljonen, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
>> The German National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP) by Maryegli Fuss, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
>> The Italian NECP by Cristina Tommasino, Umberto Ciorba, Chiara Martini, Maria Rosa Virdis (ENEA), Maria Gaeta, Michele Benini (RSE)
>> Spain: Draft National Energy and Climate Plan by Víctor Marcos, Ministry for the Ecological Transition of Spain
>> National Energy and Climate Plan: Denmark by Jay Sterling Gregg, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
>> Towards a Zero Emission European Power System by Asgeir Tomasgard and Christian Skar, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
>> Understanding the roles of consumers in energy transition by Jed Cohen, Energy Institute at Johannes Kepler University Linz
>> Social Acceptance and the Translation of Energy Targets to Local Renewable Energy Developments by Celine Bout, DTU