Preparation of the Energy Council, 4 March 2014
European Commission MEMO Brussels, 28 February 2014 The first Energy Council under the Hellenic Presidency will be held on 4 March in Brussels. EU Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger will represent the European Commission.
Commission launches negotiations with Georgia to join the Energy Community
European Press release Tbilisi, 20 February 2014 Commission Today the European Commission and Georgia launched negotiations for Georgia's accession to the Energy Community. The negotiations in Tbilisi were held in the presence of Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger, for the European Commission and Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, Vice-Prime Minister as well...
Security of supply: Commission is referring Cyprus to the Court for failing to transpose the EU rules on minimum oil reserves
European Commission Press release Brussels, 20 February 2014 The European Commission is referring Cyprus to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to transpose the Oil Stocks Directive. The Directive requires Member States to maintain minimum stocks of crude oil and petroleum products to ensure security of oil...
Internal energy market: Commission refers Ireland to Court for failing to transpose EU rules
European Commission Press release Brussels, 20 February 2014 The European Commission is referring Ireland to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to fully transpose the EU internal energy market rules. To date, Ireland has only partially transposed the Electricity Directive (2009/72/EC).
February infringements package: main decisions
European Commission MEMO Brussels, 20 February 2014 February February EMPLOYMENT & social affairs ENERGY ENVIRONMENT HOME AFFAIRS JUSTICE TAXATION & CUSTOMS UNION TRANSPORT AT 1 BE 1 CY 1 1 1 CZ 1 DK 1 EE 1 ES 1 2 IE 1 IT 2 LU 1 1 2 PT 1...