This voluntary initiative came from Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
Environmental Technologies Action Plan
Description/achievement of initiative
The objective of The European Technologies Action Plan (ETAP) is to further environmental technologies to improve the environment and European competitiveness.
Source: European Commission
The European Technologies Action Plan (ETAP) was adopted by the European Commission in 2004. The objective of this ambitious plan is to further environmental technologies to improve the environment and European competitiveness. It complements the Environment Directorate-General's regulatory approaches and directly addresses the three dimensions of the Lisbon strategy: growth, jobs and the environment.