Spanish PM: Ukraine war no excuse to postpone sustainable transformation

Euractiv | Jun 20, 2022 at 6:17 PM
  • The dual crises of the war in Ukraine and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic “should not delay” Europe’s transformation to sustainable mobility.
  • Sánchez praised the event for bringing together the public and private sectors to chart a new path for the transport industry and laid out his vision for Spain to stake itself as a leader in the industrial transformation towards green mobility.
  • EU Transport commissioner Adina Vălean provided a video speech in which she praised Spain for its dedication to green and digital transport, highlighting the country’s decision to allocate almost a fifth of the €68.9 billion received so far in EU COVID recovery grants to the sector.