Regulation (EU) 2021/1119 establishing the framework for achieving climate neutrality (European Climate Law)
The document defines the rules to assess Union progress and measures (art. 6) and national measures (art. 7). It charges the Commission to engage with the wider public (art. 9), Member States (art. 11) and to create sectoral roadmaps (art. 10).
at least 55% GHG emissions reductions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels
Reduction of GHG emissions of at least 55 % compared to 1990 levels by 2030
Net zero -This Regulation sets out a binding objective of climate neutrality in the Union by 2050.
Related litigation cases
Declic et al. v. The Romanian Government
On January 31, 2023, the NGO Declic and a number of individuals lodged a case before the Cluj Court of Appeal against the Romanian Government, the Ministry of Energy, the Ministry of Environment, Water and Forests, seeking that the court order the authorities to take all necessary measures to red...