Sustainability and decarbonisation: how can the EU’s industrial coverage support industry’s efforts?

Ahead of its Annual Meeting and Joint Conference with CEIR and Pneurop in Brussels this May, Europump president Vanni Vignoli appears at the EU’s roadmap for industrial help.
Vanni Vignoli, president of Europump.
Following its announcements of 5 May 2021 updating the New Industrial Strategy proposed in 2020, the European Commission has additional indicated that it will rely fairly closely on business to deliver on the main challenges faced by our economies and societies in Europe. This is particularly the case in relation to sustainability, digital transformation, and global competitiveness, in addition to the necessity to overcome the crisis provoked by the Covid-19 pandemic. The EU Recovery and Resilience Plan launched in Spring 2021 is largely constructing on the potential of European trade to design and produce the building blocks of the twin green and digital transition. At the identical time, the EU is shaping a dense regulatory framework that doesn’t always assist the liberty and suppleness wanted for corporations to grow and compete globally.
The European expertise industries, and in particular our pumps, compressors, taps and valves sectors, have for a long time considered the enhancement of their world competitiveness throughout the challenges of societal and environmental challenges, notably by contributing to the preparation of energy efficiency and ecolabel rules. In parallel, digitalisation has provided elevated alternatives and introduced new challenges, including debates on the appropriate regulatory degree (sharing of industrial data, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, etc).
These developments, amidst ever extra fierce international competition, require that public authorities and industry in the EU work increasingly extra closely to design and deploy methods that reinforce our competitiveness and our contribution to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This would be the topic of the initial debate kicking off our Joint EU Policy Conference, which is ready to convey together key policy makers from the three EU coverage institutions in charge of the Industrial Strategy and three Executives representing and illustrating the achievements loved, and challenges nonetheless faced, by these three key sectors of industry.
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As the regulatory landscape across Europe, and indeed the entire world, turns into ever extra complicated, the burden on trade solely increases. It due to this fact falls to sector particular commerce organisations, corresponding to Europump, CEIR and Pneurop, to determine and advise on those technical and policy points most relevant to their respective sectors. In our explicit enviornment, that relates, in fact, to the manufacture, distribution and use of pumps and all pump related equipment – an enormous and essential subset of industry, given the width and breadth of pump purposes.
Against this backdrop, one of the primary concerns when determining the core themes for the joint convention was to take care of a direct reference to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). Within this focus, the three associations intend to spotlight how, together with the significance for companies to handle technical aspects impacting their every day business operations, they think about the constructive function of industry in addressing societal challenges. Indeed, all of the sessions will have a technical theme matching essentially the most acceptable UN SDG, and with representation from the European Commission along with technical specialists from trade and/or analysis institutes, they may each be reflective of the current legislative terrain, as it pertains to pumps and pumping systems in the following key areas:
Circular Economy & Eco-design (Relevant UN Sustainable Development Goal no. 12: Responsible Consumption and Production)
Industry’s Digital Transformation and Innovation (Relevant UN Sustainable Development Goal no. 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure)
The restriction of use of supplies and substances of concern (Relevant UN Sustainable Development Goal no. 6: Clean Water and Sanitation)
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