Energy Union to boost diversification of sources


European Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič speaks during a news conference on the Energy Union Strategy at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, November 18, 2015.

Šefčovič says Member States need reliable long-term strategies

The European Commission said on November 18 that the EU has made much progress since the adoption of the Energy Union Framework Strategy nine months ago but warned that member states lacked sufficient alternatives to Russian supplies.

“The Energy Union is starting to take shape. […] We should now move to full scale delivery of all actions needed,” Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete said in a statement.

Summarising efforts this year on building up the EU’s Energy Uni...

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