European Commission (EC) presented its ‘Fit for 55’ package in July 2021. This includes draft climate, energy, and transport-related legislation.
The Institute for Research in Economic and Fiscal Issues (IREF Europe), provides remarkable insights how evidence-based policy making is failing in the case of electric hand dryers and the EU Commissions plans for new energy requirements. The study on which they are based shows a clear bias.
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