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Global Power Producer ENGIE Embraces Ambition to Decarbonize European Union's Economy

During the European Investment Bank Forum on February 7th, 2024, ENGIE's Executive Vice President / DGA Claire Waysand expressed the company's commitment to decarbonizing the European Union's economy.

Waysand made these remarks during a panel discussion, emphasizing ENGIE's dedication to investing in the energy transition.

"We allocate more than three-quarters of our growth investment capital to energy transition, whether it's renewable energy or decentralized solutions to decarbonize," stated Waysand.

Highlighting the importance of a supportive public framework, Waysand commended Europe's proactive stance in setting ambitious targets. "What we see as important is the public framework that is put in place. I think it is great that in Europe we are ahead of other continents for setting ourselves some ambitious targets to decarbonize," she added.

ENGIE welcomes the ambition to decarbonize the European Union's economy, aligning with its commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship.

For further insights, watch the discussion here.


ENGIE has been present on the African continent for more than five decades. We are a leading independent power producer, globally. The organisation is delivering power to countries throughout the continent through clean energy solutions. ENGIE's purpose is to accelerate the transition towards a carbon-neutral economy, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally-friendly solutions.

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