Signature of an EU/EBRD Memorandum of Understanding in the field of energy by Andris Piebalgs, Joaquín Almunia and Jean Lemierre, President of the EBRD
End production: 13/07/2007
The European Commission represented by Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Energy, and by Joaquín Almunia, Member of the EC in charge of Economic and Monetary Affairs, signed in Brussels a Memorandum of Understanding with Jean Lemierre, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to reinforce mutual cooperation with the EBRD in the field of energy. The Memorandum of Understanding aims at strengthening cooperation between both parties in view of the successful implementation of the European energy policy objectives and the EBRD's mandate. Before the signature, Andris Piebalgs and Jean Lemierre held bilateral talks on energy issues.
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||Exterior view of the European Commission building
||Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Energy, welcoming Jean Lemierre, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and evelopment (EBRD)
||General view of the meeting (4 shots)
||Signature of the Memorandum of Understanding by Andris Piebalgs, Jean Lemierre and Joaquín Almunia, Member of the EC in charge of Economic and Monetary Affairs