Legal briefing

Key aspects of the climate change and energy transition act


This Legal Briefing analyses the key aspects of the Act regarding climate change and energy transition.

The BOE of 21 May 2021 published Law 7/2021, of 20 May, on climate change and energy transition. The Act, as stated in its explanatory memorandum, aims to achieve carbon neutrality in Spain before 2050 through net-zero greenhouse gas emissions, and an efficient and renewable energy system. It also seeks to facilitate a just transition to a low-carbon economy and ensure consistency with public and private sector objectives.

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