April infringements package: main decisions
European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 April April In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
Energy efficiency in buildings: Commission refers Belgium and Finland to Court for failing to fully transpose EU rules
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 April 2014 The European Commission is referring Belgium and Finland to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failing to transpose the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive.
Gas Coordination Group and Roundtable on Security of Supply with Gas Industry
European Commission Statement Brussels, 8 April 2014 EU Energy Commissioner Oettinger chaired a meeting of the Gas Coordination Group as well as a Roundtable on Security of Supply with gas industry representatives today in Brussels.
EU-US Energy Council – Joint Press Statement
European Commission Press release Brussels, 2 April 2014 1. The fifth EU-US Energy Council met today in Brussels, chaired by EU High Representative/Vice President Catherine Ashton, EU Commissioner for Energy Günther Oettinger, US Secretary of State John Kerry, and US Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman.
March infringements package: main decisions
European Commission MEMO Brussels, 28 March 2014 March March EMPLOYMENT & social affairs ENERGY ENVIRONMENT INTERNAL MARKET JUSTICE TAXATION & CUSTOMS UNION TRANSPORT AT 2 CZ 1 EL 1 FI 1 FR 2 HU 1 IE 1 IT 1 1 1 LT 1 PT 1 SV 1 In its monthly...
Speech: The 2030 energy targets: What challenges for innovation?
European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Günther Oettinger European Commissioner for Energy Speech: Conference: "Europe's energy future. Efficiency and Competitiveness through Innovation and Smart Integration" 19 March 2014 The late Watts Humphrey is not a household name in Europe. But without him we would not have today's software systems.
Speech: An energy community for the future
European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Günther Oettinger European Commissioner for Energy An energy community for the future European Parliament, conference: "Speech: " Brussels, 20 March 2014 Dear Mr. Buzek, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, Dear Minister Prodan, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am delighted to address today's conference on the...
Speech: Masterminds Europe – Re-inventing Europe
European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Günther Oettinger European Commissioner for Energy Speech: International Real State Fair MIPIM Cannes, 12 March 2014 The decisions architects and urban planners make today will define the world we have in two or three generations’ time.
Preparation of Economic and Finance Ministers Council, Brussels, 11 March
European Commission MEMO Brussels, 7 March 2014 The EU's Council of Economic and Finance (ECOFIN) Ministers will take place in Brussels on 11 March at 10.00. The European Commission will be represented by Olli Rehn, Vice President and Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro, Michel Barnier, Commissioner...
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.