Environmental Integration and the Multifaceted International Dimensions of EU Law: Unpacking the EU’s 2009 Climate and Energy Package

Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last revised: 21 Jun 2014

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Elisa Morgera

Strathclyde Law School

Kati Kulovesi

University of Eastern Finland - Law Department

Miquel Munoz

Boston University - Pardee Center

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Date Written: November 18, 2010

Abstract

This contribution seeks to explain the innovations and broader implications of the EU Climate and Energy Package from the viewpoint of general EU law and international law. It provides an innovative analysis of the Package through the lenses of the principle of environmental integration, highlighting the complex web of internal and external legal tools that the EU uses to pursue its climate change objectives.

Keywords: EU environmental law, EU external action, climate change, biodiversity, environmental integration, WTO law

Suggested Citation

Morgera, Elisa and Kulovesi, Kati and Munoz, Miquel, Environmental Integration and the Multifaceted International Dimensions of EU Law: Unpacking the EU’s 2009 Climate and Energy Package (November 18, 2010). Common Market Law Review, Forthcoming; Edinburgh Europa Working Paper No. 2010/7; U. of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2010/38. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1711405

Elisa Morgera (Contact Author)

Strathclyde Law School ( email )

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HOME PAGE: http://www.strath.ac.uk/research/strathclydecentreenvironmentallawgovernance/

Kati Kulovesi

University of Eastern Finland - Law Department ( email )

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Joensuu, 80100
Finland

Miquel Munoz

Boston University - Pardee Center ( email )

67 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.bu.edu/pardee

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