IP/17/280  17-02-2017 - EU invests €444 million in key energy infrastructure 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 February 2017 Today EU Member States agreed on the Commission's proposal to invest €444 million in key European energy infrastructure projects. Today EU Member States agreed on the Commission's proposal to invest €444 million in priority European energy infrastructure projects.
IP/17/217  08-02-2017 - €1 billion to maximise private investment in European transport infrastucture 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 February 2017 New call for proposals to combine Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) with other funding sources, including the European Fund for Strategic Investment (EFSI). The European Commission is launching a new and innovative way to finance transport infrastructure projects in Europe.
MEMO/17/226  08-02-2017 - The EU at work to bridge the investment gap in transport and stimulate the European economy 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 8 February 2017 The EU at work to bridge the investment gap in transport and stimulate the European economy Why do we need investment in transport infrastructure? Transport faces a wide range of challenges across the EU: significant investment needs to complete the TEN-T...
IP/17/161  01-02-2017 - Europe's energy transition is well underway 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 February 2017 The Second Report on the State of the Energy Union shows that the modernisation of the European Union economy and the transition to a low-carbon era are happening.
MEMO/17/163  01-02-2017 - Renewables: Europe on track to reach its 20% target by 2020 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 1 February 2017 Renewable energy progress report just published How is Europe performing in renewable energy? Having achieved a share of 16% renewables in its final energy consumption in 2014 and an estimated share of close to 16.4% in 2015, the EU as a...
MEMO/17/162  01-02-2017 - Towards reaching the 20% energy efficiency target for 2020, and beyond 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 1 February 2017 A 2016 assessment of the progress made up to 2014 How is Europe performing in energy efficiency? The Commission is optimistic that Europe is on track to reach its 2020 targets.
IP/16/4366  14-12-2016 - Galileo goes live! 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 December 2016 On 15 December 2016, Europe's satellite navigation system Galileo will start offering its initial services to public authorities, businesses and citizens. Commission Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič, responsible for the Energy Union, said: "Geo-localisation is at the heart of the ongoing digital revolution...
IP/16/4347  09-12-2016 - Outcome of the trilateral gas talks between the European Commission, Russia and Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 9 December 2016 Today, the European Commission hosted a trilateral meeting with Russia and Ukraine on gas deliveries and gas transit. The talks, which were chaired by Vice-President in charge of the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič, were attended by Russia's and Ukraine's Ministers for Energy,...
IP/16/4311  07-12-2016 - Commission welcomes agreement to ensure compliance of Intergovernmental Agreements in the field of energy with EU law* 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 7 December 2016 Negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council agreed today on having Intergovernmental Agreements in the field of gas and oil assessed by the Commission before they are signed.
SPEECH/16/4201  01-12-2016 - Vice-President Šefčovič at the SET Plan 2016 and at the 10th Central European Conference on Energy Union 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Vice-President Vice-President and at the 10th Central European Conference on Energy Union Bratislava, 1 December 2016 Speech by Vice-President  Šefčovič, in charge of Energy Union, at the opening of the SETPLAN 2016 Energy , in Bratislava Many thanks Alexander (Duleba) and Dušan...