Tag: EC

EC launched infringement procedure against Croatia for delays in energy efficiency reporting – Croatia, 14 February 2020

The European Commission (EC) said that it will open an infringement procedure against Croatia because of its failure to report its progress towards meeting the national energy efficiency targets. Croatia was obliged to submit its 2019 annual energy efficiency progress report by 30 April 30 2019, Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]

EC supports state aid provided to EC Oltenia – Romania, 11 February 2020

Romanian Minister of Economy and Energy Virgil Popescu met in Brussels on Monday with the European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager and discussed the state aid granted to Energy Complex Oltenia, Energy Complex Hunedoara and the Uranium National Company. According to him, topics on Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]

Negotiations with EC over PPC’s lignite units closure started – Greece, 20 August 2019

Negotiations between Greek Ministry of Energy and the European Commission (EC) over the closure of ageing lignite-fired units still operated by Public Power Corporation (PPC) have started in Brussels. A plan by the previous Greek Government to sell PPC’s lignite-fired thermal power plants Meliti Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]