Europe's energy sector is set for a transformation in the future with the use of renewable power sources and the introduction of intelligent IT systems being the principle developments driving change, the European Commission's Vice President Šefčovič told world leaders at Davos.

The European Commission has opened a new consultation seeking views on improving EU rules on the security of gas supplies, in a bid to further improve Europe's resilience to gas supply disruptions. The consultation is open until 18 March 2015.

The European Commission has published new analysis on European gas and electricity markets covering the third quarter of 2014. Gain some key insights on these markets and find out top facts from the reports.

New energy efficiency measures - covering cooking appliances, coffee-making and networked devices such as printers - will help Europeans save €45 per household and the amount of energy consumed by 11 million homes per year in electricity.

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