Energy Watch Group Joins a Worldwide Network of Climate NGOs

October 17, 2017, Berlin –  The international network of scientists and parliamentarians Energy Watch Group has joined the Climate Action Network (CAN), the worldwide network of over 1100 non-governmental organizations, working on climate and energy issues.

On October 13, the Energy Watch Group was officially endorsed as a member by the General Assembly of the network’s regional chapter CAN Europe. The General Assembly took place on October 12-13 in Brussels.

“We are proud to become part of the Climate Action Network and are looking forward to exchange and joined action on tackling climate change and accelerating the energy transition to 100% renewables in Europe and worldwide”, President of Energy Watch Group Hans-Josef Fell said.

Climate Action Network (CAN) Europe is Europe’s largest coalition working on climate and energy issues. With over 130 member organisations in more than 30 European countries, representing over 44 million citizens, CAN Europe works to prevent dangerous climate change and promote sustainable climate and energy policy in Europe.

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