Maintaining Europe’s Industrial Competitiveness on its Way to Net-Zero

Over the past five years, the EU has adopted numerous energy and climate-related rules and regulations for industry to transition, without providing clear pathways for maintaining competitive production in Europe. Thus, EU lawmakers must use the new legislative period to create a compelling business case for sustainable production in Europe and thereby maintain industrial competitiveness on the path to net-zero. To achieve this, in the view of BDI, ten key challenges must be addressed.