Energy and awareness
The power of local governmental agencies
Energy objectives more ambitious than Dutch national government
The urgency of the energy transition is clear to the Northern provinces and municipalities. Many Northern governmental agencies have formulated an objective to become energy-neutral or climate-neutral more ambitious than the objectives formulated by the Dutch Government. The gas problem underlines the need to cease the use of fossil fuels as quickly as possible. Additionally, agencies recognise the economic and job opportunities created by the energy transition.