SPEECH/18/505  29-01-2018 - Vice-President Šefčovič at the launch of the EU Energy Poverty Observatory 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 29 January 2018 Speech by Vice-President Šefčovič, in charge of  Energy Union, at the launch of the EU Energy Poverty Observatory, in Brussels.     Thank you Dominik for your introduction.
IP/18/383  25-01-2018 - More growth and jobs: EU invests €873 million in clean energy infrastructure 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 January 2018 Today EU Member States agreed on the Commission's proposal to invest €873 million in key European energy infrastructure projects. Europe's transition to a clean and modern economy is the goal of the Energy Union, a priority of the Juncker Commission.
STATEMENT/17/5382  21-12-2017 - Commission welcomes ambitious agreement on key legislation to cut down greenhouse gas emissions 
European Commission - European - Statement Commission Brussels, 21 December 2017 The European Parliament and the Council today reached a provisional agreement on the effort sharing regulation - a major Commission proposal for implementing the EU's 2030 climate target.
IP/17/5129  19-12-2017 - Commission welcomes agreement on energy performance of buildings 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 19 December 2017 Commission welcomes agreement on energy performance of buildings A political agreement on new rules for improving the energy performance of buildings was reached today between negotiators from the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission.
MEMO/17/5316  18-12-2017 - Questions and answers on the Baltic States' synchronisation with the continental European Network (CEN) 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 December 2017 Questions and answers on the Baltic States' synchronisation with the continental European Network (CEN) 1. What is the Baltic electricity synchronisation project? Today, the three Baltic States are well interconnected with other neighbouring Member States, including Poland, Sweden and Finland.
STATEMENT/17/5271  18-12-2017 - Energy Union: European solidarity on energy: synchronisation of the Baltic States' electricity network with the European system will strengthen security of supply 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 December 2017 Today's meeting confirms the political will to synchronise the Baltic States' electricity network with the Western European continental system.  Today, 18 December 2017, at a meeting in the Berlaymont building the Vice-President responsible for the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič, the Commissioner for...
STATEMENT/17/5286  14-12-2017 - Commission welcomes agreement on key legislation to tackle climate change 
European Commission - European - Statement Commission Brussels, 14 December 2017 The European Parliament and Council today reached a provisional agreement on a key legislative proposal for implementing the EU's 2030 climate objectives – on accounting of emissions from land use, land use change and forestry (LULUCF).
IP/17/5163  12-12-2017 - Commission unveils Action Plan for the Planet 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Paris, 12 December 2017 Two years after the Paris Agreement, the EU is firmly in the lead in fighting climate change. To that end the Commission announced a series of initiatives for a modern and clean economy at the One Planet Summit in Paris today.
MEMO/17/5224  12-12-2017 - Questions and answers on EU and Climate finance 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Paris, 12 December 2017 Two years after the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the EU remains fully committed to reducing its domestic emissions by at least 40% between 1990 and 2030. We are on track to meet our 2020 target and close to finalising our...
SPEECH/17/5236  12-12-2017 - “Accelerating local and regional climate action” – Speech by Vice-President responsible for the Energy Union, Maroš Šefčovič 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Paris, 12 December 2017 Madame la Maire, Chère Anne, Mayors, representatives of financial institutions, Ladies and gentlemen, Two years ago, not one but two historic summits took place in Paris.