Energy efficiency and cogeneration

Investing in energy efficiency key to decarbonise the heating sector

Cristian-Silviu Buşoi - MEP European People's Party Group, Chair of ITRE Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

According to Cristian-Silviu Buşoi, European efforts to increase energy efficiency should focus primarily on the heating sector, where the use of renewable sources would enable the decarbonisation of this sector. Moreover, the key word for reducing Europe’s dependence on fossil fuels is electrification. Finally, in the “Green Recovery Plan”, priority should be given to investments in energy efficiency.

  • Publication date: 09/07/2020
  • Original language: English
  • Origin: Belgium
  • Duration: 0:02:11