Social partners stress just transition and targets for EU climate change and energy policy

(18 December 2013) The employers and unions in the EU electricity industry reached a joint position on the proposals of the European Commission with regard to the EU 2030 Framework for Climate and Energy policy. The position:
-* Calls for clear long-term and intermediary targets
-* Stresses the need to integrate Just Transition policies in the EU's climate change and energy work
-* Underlines the role of the social dialogue at company, national and European level
-* Demands clarity over the employment consequences and solid impact assessments.

- For more information on the social dialogue in the electricity sector
- For previous work of the social partners on climate change

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