Commission will enforce its influence over inter-governmental energy agreements

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Member States must take "full account of the Commission's opinion," EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy, Miguel Arias Canete said.

On late Monday, EU Energy Commissioner, Miguel Arias Canete announced that the European Commission will present a revised security of supply regulation and a new law on the intergovernmental agreements in energy


The European Commission aims to enforce its role over the bilateral energy agreements between the EU states and no Member States, according to EU Energy Commissioner, Miguel Arias Canete.

The Energy Commissioner gave a speech at the Bruegel event “How will the Paris agreement impact EU climate and energy policies?” saying that the Commission will soon unveil a new Security of Supply Regulation which would aim “to prevent and mitigate possible security of gas supply crises,” and new law on the...


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