ECA urges binding goals and public support to hit 2020 RE targets

Half the EU's member states will not achieve their climate goals due to less public support for wind and solar power.

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Half the EU's member states face major challenges in hitting their 2020 renewable energy targets, the European Court of Auditors (ECA) writes in a special report.

The EU has set a goal to source 20 percent of its electricity, heating, cooling and transport energy from renewables by the end of 2020.

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