EU MEMBER STATE SPENDING ON RUSSIAN FOSSIL FUELS
How many millions (M) of euros from the EU has been spent on Russian coal, oil, and gas since the war on Ukraine began on 24 February?
If the EU member states spent at least this much money on a mix of green solutions, we could have:
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It is more important and urgent than ever to rapidly scale up sustainable and community-friendly renewable solutions, and roll out measures to save energy and electrify our societies. This is the only way to regain control on energy prices, to ensure Europe remains on track with the Paris agreement to protect our climate, and to stop money flowing to aggressive fossil fuel regimes like Russia.
How much does each EU member state spend per year?
This is what each EU country has spent on Russian coal, oil, and fossil gas in recent years, according to UN Comtrade trade data (2019 data is shown when 2021 is not yet available. Data for 2020 is not representative due to the impact of COVID-19).
Fossil gas imports are apportioned to countries using Eurostat energy trade data.
N/A means no meaningful imports, or no data.