24. Feb 2015   Business Recht Steuer Werbung

The European Energy Union

In an attempt to better secure their future, the European Union’s member states alongside with the European Commission have called for and have decided to proceed with the establishment of an Energy Union. The Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Mr. Miguel Cañete have described this Energy Union as a “… contribution to protecting the climate, saving energy for our citizens and making Europe less dependent on imported energy.” The pillars of the Energy Union are expected to be: (i) energy security, (ii) renewables, (iii) energy efficiency, (iv) internal energy market, and (v) research and innovation. [mehr]