On 21 November 2023, there was published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ) Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2023/2485 of 27 June 2023 amending Delegated Regulation (EU) 2021/2139 (Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act) establishing additional technical screening criteria for determining the conditions under which certain economic activities qualify as contributing substantially to climate change mitigation or climate change adaptation and for determining whether those activities cause no significant harm to any of the other environmental objectives.

The Commission Delegated Regulation amends the Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act mainly by establishing the technical screening criteria for climate change mitigation and climate change adaptation for economic activities not yet included in that Delegated Act. This notably concerns some manufacturing activities in relation to key components for low carbon transport and electrical equipment, which can help achieve greenhouse gas emissions savings in other target activities.

The Commission Delegated Regulation enters into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the OJ.

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