On 4 June 2021, there was published on the European Commission’s website:

  • Adoption of the EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act (not in force until it is published in the Official Journal).
  • Impact assessment accompanying the EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act.
  • Summary of the impact assessment accompanying the EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act.
  • Opinion of the Regulatory Scrutiny Board on the impact assessment accompanying the EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act.
  • Frequently asked questions on the EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act.
  • Factsheet: How does the EU Taxonomy fit within the sustainable finance framework?
  • Frequently asked questions: What is the EU Taxonomy and how will it work in practice?
  • Summary of the public feedback on the draft Delegated Act supplementing Regulation (EU) 2020/852 published on 20 November 2020.

The EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act delivers the first set of technical criteria for defining activities that contribute substantially to climate change mitigation and adaptation. It includes more economic activities and more environmental objectives than used so far in market-based green financing frameworks. The Delegated Act will apply from 1 January 2022.

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