Tag: Maroš Šefčovič

Vice-President Šefčovič chairing the 3rd round of political trilateral gas talks with #Russia and #Ukraine

Vice-President Šefčovič chairing the 3rd round of political trilateral gas talks with #Russia and #Ukraine

| September 19, 2019

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#Trump: ‘Europe is an anchor of stability in a changing world’

#Trump: ‘Europe is an anchor of stability in a changing world’

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Commission has been overwhelmed by calls from different parts of the world to continue to provide leadership based on law, shared values and multilateral organizations. Šefčovič said we have to make choices about the world we want to live in and we must choose between isolationism, inequality and national egotism on the one hand […]

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#NuclearEnergy: Commission presents Nuclear Illustrative Programme

#NuclearEnergy: Commission presents Nuclear Illustrative Programme

This is the first report since Fukushima in 2011, focusing on the investments related to post-Fukushima safety upgrades and to the safe operation of existing facilities. In addition, this Nuclear Illustrative Programme highlights the estimated financing needs related to nuclear power plants’ decommissioning and to the management of radioactive waste and spent fuel. The Nuclear […]

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#StateAid: Commission approves agreement between Greece and TAP allowing new gas pipeline to enter Europe

#StateAid: Commission approves agreement between Greece and TAP allowing new gas pipeline to enter Europe

The European Commission has found the Host Government Agreement between the Greek authorities and the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) to be in line with EU state aid rules. The project will improve the security and diversity of EU energy supplies without unduly distorting competition in the Single Market. Margrethe Vestager, Commissioner in charge of competition […]

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#Energy Commission winter energy package: Enhanced energy supply security through cooperation, solidarity and combating energy waste

#Energy Commission winter energy package: Enhanced energy supply security through cooperation, solidarity and combating energy waste

| February 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

On 16 February, Maros Sefcovic (PES), European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union presented the Commission’s ‘Energy Union winter package’ to strengthen and modernise the EU energy framework and make it more resilient against interruptions from or to external gas suppliers. PES President Sergei Stanishev welcomed the Energy Union winter package: “Commission Vice-President Sefcovic’s proposals are […]

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Vice President Maroš Šefčovič statement on Energy Union at the European Economic and Social Committee’s (EESC) Plenary Session

Vice President Maroš Šefčovič statement on Energy Union at the European Economic and Social Committee’s (EESC) Plenary Session

President Malosse, Distinguished Members of the European Economic and Social Committee, It’s a pleasure to be here. I understand you will hold some very interesting discussions with some of my colleagues from the College over the course of this two-day plenary session; and I am very glad to be among them. In fact, I have […]

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S&Ds support Maroš Šefčovič’s vision to modernize transport and defend workers’ rights

S&Ds support Maroš Šefčovič’s vision to modernize transport and defend workers’ rights

Commissioner-designate for transport and space, Maroš Šefčovič (pictured), showed competence for his new task on 30 September, according to the Socialists & Democrats, and has already proven his willingness to work closely with the Parliament in his previous position as Commission vice-president, said Socialists and Democrats following the hearing of the candidate by the transport […]

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