Contributes to analysing the situation within the Community with regard to security of supply for crude oil and petroleum products and facilitates the coordination and implementation of measures in that field, in particular in the event of difficulties arising in the supply of crude oil and petroleum products
Coordinates with Member States, exchange of views
Monitors the development of national policies and the enforcement of EU legislation by national authorities
The Group also meets in normal oil supply conditions in order to update data on stock levels. Meetings are also used for presenting and discussing energy-related Community initiatives.