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Directorate-General Climate Action (CLIMA)

This Directorate-General develops EU policies for combatting climate change and is responsible for the supervision and financing of projects that support this policy.

The main tasks of this DG are:

  • to participate in international negotiations on climate change
  • to explore and set up policies that might deal with the consequences of climate change
  • the development and implementation of the EU Emissions Trading System
  • to promote low carbon and similar clean technologies
  • to monitor and aid member states in implementing their national strategies to combat climate change
 

1.

Legislative proposals in negotiation

There are 126 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
09.12.2020  European Climate Pact.
com(2020)788
 
30.11.2020  VERSLAG VAN DE COMMISSIE In hoger tempo naar een klimaatneutraal Europa in 2050 Voortgangsverslag 2020 over klimaatactie in de EU.
Report com(2020)777
 
23.11.2020  Updated analysis of the non-CO2 climate impacts of aviation and potential policy measures pursuant to EU Emissions Trading System Directive Article 30(4).
Report com(2020)747
 
19.11.2020  Quality of petrol and diesel fuel used for road transport in the EU (Reporting year 2018).
Report com(2020)742
 
18.11.2020  Report on the functioning of the European carbon market.
Report com(2020)740
 

2.

Legislation currently being implemented

There are 28 laws or other legal instruments of the Council and the European Parliament, previously proposed by this Directorate-General, which are currently being implemented by the member states.
Date Title
30.06.2020  EU position in the Joint Committee with Switzerland on the linking of their greenhouse gas emissions trading systems, on standards and technical issues.
Decision com(2020)271
 
23.06.2020  EU position in the Joint Committee EU-Switzerland on the linking of their greenhouse gas emissions trading systems as regards the adoption of Common Operational ...
Decision com(2020)255
 
25.09.2019  EU position in the Joint Committee EU-Switzerland on the linking of their greenhouse gas emission trading systems to amend Annex I and II to the Agreement.
Decision com(2019)427
 
31.05.2018  EU position in the Joint Committee EU-Switzerland on the linking of their greenhouse gas emissions trading systems regarding the adoption of its Rules of Procedure.
Decision com(2018)359
 
17.05.2018  CO2 emission performance standards for new heavy-duty vehicles.
Regulation com(2018)284
 

3.

Legislation in force

There are at least 1 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by this Directorate-General.
Date Title
12.05.2017  Authorisation of the opening of negotiations on an agreement with the Global Green Growth Institute.
Recommendation com(2017)175