Position Paper

Gas system operators in joint effort to continue curbing emissions and to support the Global Methane Pledge

Brussels 15.12.21: Eurogas broadly welcomes the Decarbonised Gas Market Package, a landmark in decarbonisation efforts. At the same time the association notes the framework needs fine tuning to truly deliver the potential of a decarbonised gas sector.

James Watson, Eurogas Secretary General, commented, “The European Commission gets the message that gases are good for the energy transition, for industry and for households across Europe. Fundamentally, gases are a key part of Europe’s energy resources, so we need EU policies that help and don’t hinder the role of gas.