Minister of Environment and Energy Giorgos Stathakis, addressing a conference organized by the National Committee for Energy and Climate, announced on Thursday a series of initiatives promoting the switch to Renewable Energy Sources (RES) and to electric power for the transport sector, ANA reports.
He then presented the main aspects of the Greek National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP), which is currently under public consultation. These are:
– A target to save energy by a yearly improvement rate of at least 1.5 pct
– A long-term reconfiguration of the energy mixture, to include more RES and less lignite
– Measures against energy poverty.
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