Cost of green energy transition must be distributed fairly, says MEP

Euronews | Jul 23, 2021 at 10:39 PM
  • Consumers and poorer households must not bear the brunt of the drive to make buildings more energy-efficient, a member of the European Parliament has told Euronews.
  • And according to Didier Van Severen, general manager at Homegrade, one of the questions they always get from people is about the cost of getting work done.
  • Buildings account for 40% of the energy that is consumed in the EU and 36% of its greenhouse gas emissions.