IEU ENERGY Telegram 21 March 2017


Our telegram headlines today*: 

# ENERGY UNION 

  • DG Energy: EU rules on Intergovernmental Agreements in energy updated - 
  • EU Council: Improved transparency on international energy contracts: stronger energy security - 
  • EP ITRE Committee: Governance of the Energy Union - Exchange of views - 
  • EU Commission Answer - Compatibility of the Spanish electricity market with the common European energy market - E-000425/2017 - 
  • EU Commission Answer - Greece's energy system on the brink of collapse after a few days of bad weather - E-000505/2017 - 
  • Risk-preparedness in the electricity sector [EU Legislation in Progress] - European Parliamentary Research Service
  • Energiepaket der EU: Österreich sieht viel Licht und Schatten - Parlament

# ENERGY EFFICIENCY

  • EU Commission welcomes agreement on clearer energy efficiency labelling rules to empower consumers
  • EP ITRE Committee: Energy efficiency - Exchange of views
  • Energy Efficiency Coordination Group adopts Work Programme 2017-2018 and elects new Chairman - Energy Community
  • Energieeffizienz und Klimaschutz: dena zeichnet sechs chinesische Städte aus

# RENEWABLES

  • Eliminating Energy-Related Carbon Emissions Possible, New IRENA Study Finds
  • EU Commission Answer - Wastage in the Renewable Heating Incentive scheme - E-000293/2017
  • Greener energy for a third of the world bodes well for all, says UN on International Forest Day
  • U.S. EIA: U.S. biomass-based diesel imports increase 65%, set new record in 2016

# NUCLEAR POLICY

  • EU Commission Answer - Nuclear safety - E-009628/2016
  • EU Commission Answer - New safety incident at the Almaraz nuclear power plant - E-000270/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Monitoring of Spanish nuclear power stations - E-000334/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Temporary nuclear waste storage facilities in Almaraz and Cofrentes - E-000184/2017
  • IAEA: Major Safety Improvements at Romania's Research Reactor: IAEA Review-test

# GAS MARKETS

  • Eurogas launches new microsite: “Making the energy transition happen!”
  • Gas Markets Events faced during Winter 2016/2017 - EURELECTRIC background paper

# GAZPROM

  • Gazprom and Vnesheconombank discuss cooperation issues
  • Gazprom and Eni sign Memorandum of Understanding

# GERMANY

  • Deutschland und Australien gründen eine bilaterale Arbeitsgruppe zu Energie und Rohstoffen

# EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • DG ENER
    • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) …/… on recognition of the "Bonsucro EU" voluntary scheme for demonstrating compliance with the sustainability criteria under Directives 98/70/EC and 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council

# EU PARLIAMENT REGISTER

  • EU Commission Answer - Energy price rises during the cold snap in Spain - P-000993/2017
  • Minutes - Wednesday, 25 January 2017 - PE 599.864v02-00 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • Minutes - Wednesday, 25 January 2017 - PE 599.864v03-00 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

# EU COUNCIL REGISTER

  • Cm 2054 2017 Init  WORKING PARTY ON ENERGY


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