EU Member States agreed on the Commission's proposal to invest €444 million in key European energy infrastructure projects. 18 electricity, smart grids and gas projects were selected to be partially funded by Connecting Europe Facility.
The EU and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have taken steps to enhance collaboration in areas including nuclear safety, sustainable development, and nuclear energy research and innovation.
The public consultation held by the European Commission as part of its mid-term evaluation of the Connecting Europe Facility will run until 27 February.
An EU-funded study examines policy options for increasing the deployment of renewables between now and 2030.
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