Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Climate Change Law and PolicyEU and US Perspectives$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Cinnamon P. Carlarne

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199553419

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553419.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 16 September 2019

Member State Laws and Policies

Member State Laws and Policies

Chapter:
(p.192) 6 Member State Laws and Policies
Source:
Climate Change Law and Policy
Author(s):

Cinnamon Piñon Carlarne

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553419.003.0006

This chapter explores how three EU member states—Germany, the United Kingdom, and Poland—reflect the challenges, progress, and setbacks that define the contours of European climate policy. It begins by exploring the roles of Germany and the UK as members of the EU-15 and nominal regional leaders in efforts to advance progressive climate policies. The analysis focuses first and foremost on Germany as the EU's most vocal and active proponent of aggressive climate policy. It then more briefly assesses the climate policy of the UK as a similarly important player in regional climate policy. In order to create a more inclusive picture of the challenges inherent in creating common climate policies for the full EU-27, this chapter also examines Poland's role in—and response to—efforts to create a common European rule of law with regard to climate change.

Keywords:   Member state, German, NCPP, Renewable energy, United Kingdom, Climate Change Act, Economy in transition, Poland, EU-15, EU-27

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .