The EU Commission publishes a call for contributions to determine if and how competition policy can better support the European Green Deal

On October 13, 2020, the European Commission published a call for contributions to determine if and how EU competition policy can better support the European Green Deal. The European Green Deal is a comprehensive action plan aimed at making Europe the world’s first climate neutral continent by 2050. [1] On September 22, 2020, Mrs. Vestager explained that “[t]o succeed, everyone in Europe will have to play their part – every individual, every business, every public authority. And that includes competition enforcers.” [2] The Commission encourages companies from all business sectors to provide examples of sustainability initiatives they are pursuing, or would like to pursue. The deadline is November 20, 2020. The goal is to harmonize competition policy EEA-wide. Scope of the discussion

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Maurits J. F. M. Dolmans, Robbert Snelders, Richard Pepper, Frédéric de Bure, Laura Chovet-Ballester, Giulio Cesare Rizza, Romina Polley, The EU Commission publishes a call for contributions to determine if and how competition policy can better support the European Green Deal, 13 October 2020, e-Competitions November 2020 - II, Art. N° 97287

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