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Green Deal - Recovery plan for Europe: current status and challenges in developing and developed European countries

Energy, Sustainability and Society welcomes submissions to the thematic series on 'Green Deal - Recovery plan for Europe: current status and challenges in developing and developed European countries'.

Genesis, objective and overview of the special issue

The European Green Deal (2021) is Europe's most ambitious agenda, with the main goal of a sustainable transition for all European countries. Having defined actions in mind, the basic goal of a special issue is to summarize and present specifics of planning and implementation of a transition towards more sustainable societies, with emphasis on economic, environmental, energy and social changes.

Readers will have the opportunity to get insight into the current status and challenges of sustainable development in selected EU and neighbouring non-EU countries, with an overview of possible solutions and examples of practice in different sectors. 

Apart from the scientific community, selected papers may be of particular interest to practitioners and decision makers.

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Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you have carefully read the submission guidelines for Energy, Sustainability and Society. The complete manuscript should be submitted through the Energy, Sustainability and Society submission system. To ensure that you submit to the correct thematic series please select the appropriate thematic series in the drop-down menu upon submission. In addition, indicate within your cover letter that you wish your manuscript to be considered as part of the thematic series on 'Green Deal - Recovery plan for Europe: current status and challenges in developing and developed European countries'. All submissions will undergo rigorous peer review and accepted articles will be published within the journal as a collection.


Lead Guest Editor

Prof. Mirjana Radovanović, Educons University, Sremska Kamenica, Serbia 


Guest Editor

Sanja Filipović , Institute of Social Science, Singidunum University, Belgrade, Serbia


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  1. Sustainable energy transition of a country is complex and long-term process, which requires decision-making in all stages and at all levels, including a large number of different factors, with different causal...

    Authors: Nena Hribar, Goran Šimić, Simonida Vukadinović and Polona Šprajc

    Citation: Energy, Sustainability and Society 2021 11:39

    Content type: Original article

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