Assessment of the EU 10% interconnection target in the context of CO2 mitigation†

@article{Mezsi2016AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the EU 10\% interconnection target in the context of CO2 mitigation†},
  author={Andr{\'a}s Mezősi and Zsuzsanna Anna Pat{\'o} and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Szab{\'o}},
  journal={Climate Policy},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={658 - 672}
}
The European Commission has proposed the target of achieving an interconnection capacity of at least 10% of the installed electricity production capacity for each Member State by 2020 in the context of the envisaged Energy Union. The underlying objectives are to increase the security of supply at affordable prices via market integration and to contribute to decarbonization by accommodating an increasing level of renewable generation. In this article we have assessed whether this target could… 
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