STATEMENT/14/287  26-09-2014 - Gas talks: Oettinger proposed supply agreement for coming winter 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Berlin, 26 September 2014 At today's gas talks in Berlin, Vice-President Guenther Oettinger proposed a new compromise to secure gas supplies to Europe and the Ukraine during the winter season.
MEMO/14/535  22-09-2014 - Media arrangements 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 September 2014 Media arrangements Trilateral gas talks between Vice-President Oettinger, Russian Energy Minister Novak and Ukrainian Energy Minister Prodan The next trilateral ministerial meeting between Vice-President Oettinger, Russian Energy Minister Novak and Ukrainian Energy Minister Prodan on energy security will take place on Friday 26...
STATEMENT/14/262  29-08-2014 - Outcome of gas talks between Vice-President Oettinger and Russian Energy Minister Novak 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Moscow, 29 August 2014 At today’s meeting in Moscow with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Vice-President of the EU Commission Günther H. Oettinger reiterated his proposal to have an interim solution including an interim price.
STATEMENT/14/258  27-08-2014 - Press Remarks of the EU representatives at Minsk meetings 
European Commission - European Commission Remarks Minsk, 26 August 2014 High Representative / Vice-President Ashton "Good evening everyone, This is not the final press conference because one of the most important aspects of today is the meeting that is now taking place between President Poroshenko and President Putin, something that we've facilitated during...
IP/14/856  23-07-2014 - European Commission proposes a higher and achievable energy savings target for 2030 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 July 2014 European Commission New opportunities for European businesses, affordable energy bills for consumers, increased energy security through a significant reduction of natural gas imports and a positive impact on the environment: these are some of the expected benefits of the energy efficiency target for 2030...
MEMO/14/494  23-07-2014 - Questions and answers on the Energy Efficiency Communication 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 23 July 2014 What is the Energy Efficiency Communication? The Communication on “Energy Efficiency and its contribution to energy security and the 2030 Framework for climate and energy policy” (onwards, the Energy Efficiency Communication) does two things: It assesses whether the EU is on track to...
STATEMENT/14/222  11-07-2014 - Security of gas supply: the role of gas developments in the Mediterranean region 
European Commission - European Commission Joint Statement Malta, 11 July 2014 Joint statement by Günther H. Oettinger, Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for energy, and Konrad Mizzi, Minister for Energy and Health of the Government of Malta Today, Energy Ministers from the EU, North Africa and the East Mediterranean, high officials, industry...
IP/14/813  10-07-2014 - Energy efficiency in buildings: Commission refers Poland and Austria to Court and proposes fines 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 July 2014 The European Commission is referring Poland and Austria to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failing to fully transpose the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive.
MEMO/14/470  10-07-2014 - July infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 July 2014 July July In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/777  08-07-2014 - The EU takes the lead on nuclear safety with the amendment to the Nuclear Safety Directive 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 July 2014 The EU's new Nuclear Safety Directive was adopted today by the Council. It provides more power and independence for national regulatory authorities, a high-level EU-wide safety objective, and a European system of peer reviews.