Development of new gas or oil fields in European seas should only be allowed if the company involved has prepared an adequate emergency plan and has sufficient funds to repair possible damage to the environment, according to a resolution passed by the European Parliament on Tuesday.
14 September 2011
At the first autumn session following the summer break, the European Commission launched a series of energy debates to affect the EU natural gas industry.
6 September 2011
A new Iraqi oil and gas law could be in place by the end of the year, a source familiar with matter exclusively told Interfax.
1 August 2011
During his tenure as President of the EU, Poland’s Prime Minister Donald Tusk will attempt to balance European solidarity with his country’s own energy initiatives.
18 July 2011
With the European Parliament discussing energy infrastructures that are essential to achieve EU goals, it concluded that a fresh approach to energy is needed.
6 July 2011
The gas industry in Europe is failing to effectively put its case across to politicians, policymakers and the general public, and has fallen well behind a more organised and publicity-savvy renewables
25 May 2011
Walter Boltz discusses the steps towards greater transparency in gas markets and the impact they will have on medium to long-term investment in the European gas industry.
20 May 2011
Russia and the EU need to agree similar forecasts for European gas demand, Russian Deputy Energy Minister Anatoly Yanovsky said at the Russia-EU Energy Dialog conference in Berlin on 19 May.
20 May 2011