Topic: Energy and natural resources | Environment, consumers and health
Organiser: Council of the EU
This Council session will focus on energy issues.
Ministers will take note of a progress report on a regulation on guidelines for trans-European energy infrastructure. The proposal is intended to help the EU deliver the huge investments in energy infrastructure required to replace ageing infrastructure, to ensure security of supply, to make the transition to a low-carbon economy and to complete the internal energy market.
The Council will also take note of a progress report on a regulation on safety of offshore oil and gas prospection, exploration and production activities.
Ministers will adopt conclusions on energy roadmap 2050 providing a framework for the longer term action in the energy and other related sectors.
Finally, the Commission will present its new communication on a strategy for renewable energy.
The presidency will hold a press briefing in the Council press room in Brussels on Thursday 14 June at 13.30.
A press conference will take place at the end of the meeting.
Presidency briefing, agenda and background note will be published on the Council website closer to the date of the meeting.