Julia Reinaud of Breakthrough Energy writes about the challenges of getting clean energy deployed in Europe.
- Europe is leading the world in clean energy project funding announcements, but permitting and financing challenges are preventing these projects from being completed.
- Lowering the green premium of clean technologies will require collaboration between the public and private sectors.
- Governments should look to streamline regulations, implement pro-growth tax policies, and invest in basic research and development.
- Meanwhile, the private sector should invest in R&D, support longterm financing for projects, and pursue clean energy goals.
Read the full article here.