The RES Monitor database presents a state of play of wind and solar projects in all EU Member States, highlighting both drivers and barriers for interested specialists. The database aims at supporting the rollout of wind and PV technologies across the EU in order to reach the decarbonisation of the electricity sector by 2035.
The barriers and best practices are accessible through targeted research either by country, by technology or by category. Each barrier and best practice has its own profile providing a set of information, including a description and the technologies affected.
The country summary allows for a qualitative overview of the barrier situation in a given country thanks to a so-called “barrier index”, combining the severity (i.e. how critical is the issue for a RES installation) and the spread (i.e. how critical is the issue for a RES installation) of a barrier.
In addition, a section on key findings compares the barrier indexes of all EU Member States on a heat map.
Author: European Climate Foundation
European Commission websites in the europa.eu domain may contain “external links” to websites in domains other than europa.eu, which may not be owned or funded by the European Commission, over which Commission services have no control and for which the Commission assumes no responsibility.
When visitors to European Commission websites choose to follow a link to any external website, they leave the official domain of the European Commission, and are subject to the cookie, privacy and legal policies of the external website.
Compliance with applicable data protection and accessibility requirements of external websites linked to from Commission websites in the europa.eu domain, falls outside the control of the European Commission and is the explicit responsibility of the external website.
For “external links” owners:
Please contact contacteuclimatepact [dot] eu (contact[at]euclimatepact[dot]eu) if you would like to remove or amend the link for your website from this EC webpage.