Press releases


A Transatlantic Energy Revolution: Europe's Energy Diversification and U.S. Unconventional Oil and Gas

European Commission G√ľnther OETTINGER EU Commissioner for Energy Center for Strategic and International Studies. Washington D.C./Washington 16 July 2013 Dear Mrs Conley, Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for inviting me to say a few words about recent developments on global energy markets and the implications that these have or will...


Regulators in the EU and US Call upon International Oil and Gas Companies to Raise Global Safety Standards

European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 July 2013 Just days before European rules on offshore safety for European companies abroad enter into force, and just a few months before additional requirements for companies operating in US waters take effect, the European Commissioner for energy, Guenther Oettinger, has called for operating and...