Update: a speech by Commissioner Vella was made available.
The key decisions taken by the Commission are presented below and grouped by policy area.
The Commission is also closing 146 cases in which the issues with the Member States concerned have been solved without the Commission needing to pursue the procedure further.
This breakfast event will be an opportunity to present new research on the matter as well as to discuss the criteria related to high ILUC biofuels and low ILUC biofuels.
Following the first three mediation rounds under the Energy Community Secretariat’s Dispute Resolution and Negotiation Centre, the mediation process between the Ukrainian gas transmission system operator, Ukrtansgaz, and the Ukrainian National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission, NEURC, has brought the first results.
Today, the Secretariat sent an Opening Letter to the Republic of Serbia in Case ECS-13/17. The Secretariat takes the preliminary view that by the continuous failure to ensure unrestricted non-discriminatory third party access to the Horgoš interconnection point on the border between Serbia and Hungary, the Republic of Serbia fails to comply with the obligations under the Energy Community acquis for ensuring non-discriminatory third party access to the natural gas transmission system.
On 2 July, the Energy Community Secretariat initiated an ex officio preliminary dispute settlement procedure against Kosovo* for the lack of transposition and implementation of legislation related to the emissions of large combustion plants.