EU Energy Policy

EU allocates €48.4 mln to energy projects

The EU is supporting key energy infrastructure projects by providing $57.3 million of funding
By Staff reporter 17 July 2018 0 31764

The EU has adopted a proposal by the European Commission to support key energy infrastructure projects by providing €48.4 million ($57.3 million) of funding, the commission said on Monday.

Among the projects selected is a study on reinforcing the Poland/Denmark gas interconnection, which received an €18.3 million grant. The interconnection will help bring gas from Norway directly to Poland and onward to Central and Southeastern Europe through the so-called Baltic Pipe.

Funding will also be allocated to a study for a carbon capture and storage project in...