Brussels Briefing on Energy: All you need to know for December 2014

In this Brussels Briefing on Energy, leading journalist Hughes Belin provides an overview of the latest EU energy policy developments:

– Jean-Claude Juncker’s €315 billion investment plan
Energy security:

  • Cancellation of the South Stream project
  • High level group to integrate Central and South-Eastern European gas markets
  • Vertical Corridor” will connect gas grids of Greece, Romania and Bulgaria
  • Eastern Mediterranean gas hub

– Gas deal between Ukraine and Russia has delivered its first results
– Progress towards completing the internal energy market
– Energy ministers urge Commission to present its policy paper on the electricity and gas retail markets

Featuring statement by Kathleen van Brempt MEP, Vice-Chair of the S&D Group.

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