EU Energy Policy

ECJ to hear OPAL case on interim measures on Wednesday

The European Court of Justice will hold a public hearing regarding interim measures on the OPAL gas pipeline on Wednesday, the court has confirmed.
By Staff reporter 3 July 2017 0 26596

The European Court of Justice will hold a public hearing regarding interim measures on the OPAL gas pipeline on Wednesday, the court has confirmed.

The Luxembourg-based court suspended a decision by the European Commission in December last year that would have allowed Gazprom to use more of the capacity on the pipeline. Wednesday's hearing will address the issue of whether the suspension of the commission’s decision can remain in place until a final decision on the future use of the pipeline has been taken by the...