The European Commission’s Energy and Climate Policy

A Climate for Expertise?

  • Jonas Dreger

Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment Series book series (ECE)

About this book


This book offers a deep insight into the genesis and development of the European Commission's energy and climate legislation, focusing on the interplay of politics and science. How does the Commission react when confronted with knowledge? According to the author, the Commission functions as catalyst transforming knowledge into politics.


climate Climate Policy energy energy policy environment environmental policy European Commission European Union (EU) Institution Policy politics work

Authors and affiliations

  • Jonas Dreger
    • 1
  1. 1.Berlin Graduate School of Social SciencesHumboldt UniversityGermany

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