EU Energy Policy

EC warns five member states to comply with energy package

Five member states have still failed to notify full compliance with the Gas and Electricity Directive under the Third Energy Package, the European Commission said in a statement on Thursday.
By Andreas Walstad 27 April 2012 0 9359

Five member states have still failed to notify the European Commission of their full compliance with the gas and electricity directive under the Third Energy Package, the EC said in a statement on Thursday.

“To date Finland, Sweden and the UK have not informed the Commission of all the necessary transposition measures for fully transposing the two directives and Austria and Estonia have not done so as regards the electricity directive,” the Commission said.

The Commission said it has sent eight reasoned opinions to these member states to...