Energy

Consultations

Consultations

Energy strategy, Infrastructure
Open
Deadline: 27 February 2017

The objective of the consultation is to collect views and suggestions from stakeholders, including citizens, for the purposes of the current mid-term evaluation of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Programme.

Oil, gas and coal
Closed
Deadline: 25 November 2016

The objective of this consultation is to collect views and suggestions from stakeholders and citizens for the purposes of the current evaluation of Council Directive 2009/119/EC imposing an obligation on Member States to maintain stocks of crude oil and/or petroleum products.

Oil, gas and coal
Closed
Deadline: 14 October 2016

The objective of this consultation is to consult stakeholders on the priorities for the development of network codes and guidelines for 2017 and beyond. The European Commission has to establish in accordance with Article 6(1) of Regulation (EC) No. 714/2009 ("the Electricity Regulation") and Article 6(1) of Regulation (EC) No. 715/2009 ("the Gas Regulation") an annual priority list identifying the areas to be included in the development of network codes.

Renewable energy
Closed
Deadline: 10 May 2016

The objective of this survey is to consult stakeholders and citizens on an updated EU policy on sustainable bioenergy for the period 2020-2030, as part of the EU renewable energy package foreseen before the end of 2016.

 

Energy strategy
Closed
Deadline: 22 April 2016

In this context, the present consultation seeks stakeholders' views on current planning and reporting obligations in the energy field, and on how these could be improved to better serve the objectives of the Energy Union in the context of the new governance. View translations.

Renewable energy
Closed
Deadline: 10 February 2016

The objective of this survey is to consult stakeholders and citizens on the new renewable energy directive (REDII) for the period 2020-2030, foreseen before the end of 2016. The bioenergy sustainability policy, which will form part as well of the new renewable energy package, will be covered by a separate public consultation.

Energy Efficiency
Closed
Deadline: 29 January 2016

The objective of this survey is to consult stakeholders and citizens on the Review of Directive 2012/27/EU on energy efficiency (EED), foreseen for the second half of 2016. The Review has a targeted approach and will focus on Articles 1, 3, 6, 7, 9-11, 20 and 24, to assess these Articles in view of the 2030 energy efficiency target. 

Nuclear Energy
Closed
Deadline: 25 January 2016

The European Commission is seeking your views on how to improve EU rules on notifying nuclear projects in EU countries to the Commission.

International cooperation
Closed
Deadline: 22 October 2015

This consultation seeks your assessment of the current Intergovernmental Agreements (IGAs) Decision and your views as regards what could be improved in the mechanism it establishes in order to increase transparency of such agreements and compatibility with EU energy security provisions. View translations.

Infrastructure
Closed
Deadline: 22 October 2015

This consultation seeks views on the need for a gas, electricity or oil project from an EU energy policy perspective bringing together security of supply, market integration, competition and sustainability. The consultation concerns additional projects with respect to the public consultation held between 22 December 2014 and 31 March 2015. View translations.

Markets and consumers
Closed
Deadline: 9 October 2015

The objective of this consultation is to seek stakeholder's views on the issues that may need to be addressed in such a redesign of the European electricity market. These issues include: (i) improvements to market functioning and investment signals; (ii) market integration of renewables; (iii) linking retail and wholesale markets (iv); reinforcing regional coordination of policy making, between system operators and of infrastructure investments; (v) the governance of the internal electricity market; and, (vi) an European dimension to security of supply.

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