A summary of the Oral Presentation by the European Commission of the Mobility package II proposals, Directive on the promotion of clean and energy-efficient road transport vehicles, Directive on the establishment of common rules for certain types of combined transport of goods, Regulation on common rules for access to the international market for coach and bus services and the related Commission communication: Action Plan on Alternative Fuels Infrastructure, is available.
The #AccelerateET social media initiative aims to intensify the energy transition conversation by highlighting the EU’s champions of decarbonisation.
After six years of preparation and coordination, the international Operation Warenagent has seen the arrest of 15 individuals, thought to be members of a network responsible for online fraud causing EUR 18 million worth of damage. The operation was conducted by the German Prosecutor’s Office of Dresden, the Saxon State Office of Criminal Investigation, the Lithuanian Police and the Lithuanian Prosecutor’s Office, with help from Europol and Eurojust at the international level.
During a public ceremony in Mbabane a EUR 36.4 loan agreement was signed between the European Investment Bank and the Ministry of Finance of Eswatini, in support of phase two of the Lower Usuthu Smallholder Irrigation Project (LUSIP II) being developed by the Swaziland Water and Agricultural Development Enterprise (SWADE).
A delegation of S&D MEPs travelled to the United States this week to meet leading digital and hi-tech players in Silicon Valley, and to discuss how best to meet the challenges and opportunities of the new digital environment.
Brussels, 19 July – An important innovation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new way in which the supervisory authorities of the Member States closely cooperate to ensure a consistent application as well as a consistent protection of individuals throughout the EU.
Today’s EU4Energy High Level Policy Talks bring together Moldovan and Ukrainian stakeholders to discuss the path towards further electricity market integration between the two countries in line with the EU energy acquis.
Yesterday, the Parliament of Moldova adopted a new Energy Efficiency Law aimed at transposing Energy Efficiency Directive EU/2012/27. This brings to an end a nearly two-year process in which the Energy Community Secretariat was strongly involved to ensure the law’s compliance with the Energy Community energy efficiency acquis.