Assessing regulatory barriers in linking the gas and electricity sectors in the EU: final report - Study

28 February 2020
This report presents the results of an assessment of regulatory barriers and gaps preventing closer linking of the EU gas and electricity sectors and hindering the deployment of renewable and low-carbon gases. The main objectives of this study are: to provide a vision of the future energy system;…
How can favorable financing improve energy efficiency investments?

How can favorable financing improve energy efficiency investments?

28 February 2020
This paper describes how effective financial instruments and technical assistance are in increasing investments in energy efficiency. Using new experimental data from the EIB Investment Survey, this paper examines how financing conditions can help promote investment in energy efficiency.
Alleviating energy poverty - Useful resources

Alleviating energy poverty - Useful resources

28 February 2020
This publication gathers information on projects funded by the European Union. Next to these, the publication includes information about energy monitoring tools, guidance materials, recommendations on how to involve citizens in energy poverty projects, how to finance your projects and various…
Study on cybersecurity in the energy sector of the Energy Community

December 2019: Study on cybersecurity in the energy sector of the Energy Community

21 February 2020
The report presents a set of recommendations based on the assessment of gaps between the Contracting Party legislation and EU-wide energy sector cybersecurity legislation and standards. 
Annual Implementation Report 2018/2019

Energy Community - Annual Implementation Report 2018/2019

21 February 2020
The Secretariat’s Annual Implementation Report 2019 features dedicated chapters on electricity, gas, oil, infrastructure, national regulatory authorities, renewable energy, energy efficiency, environment, climate, competition and statistics.
CEER Report

Self-Assessment Status Report 2018 for the Roadmap to 2025 Well-Functioning Retail Energy Markets

21 February 2020
This Status Report reviews national regulatory authorities’ (NRAs’) use the framework developed by CEER in its Roadmap to 2025 Well-Functioning Retail Energy Markets. NRAs have used 25 metrics developed in CEER’s 2017 Handbook for National Energy Regulators and performed a self-assessment so that,…

Study on 2030 overall targets for the Energy Community

31 January 2020
The report describes the methodologies, data and key assumptions for deriving 2030 energy and climate targets. A set of options that can be used for target setting has been derived within each respective field and for overall GHG emission reduction. 
 CEER Report on Regulatory Frameworks for European Energy Networks

CEER Report on Regulatory Frameworks for European Energy Networks

31 January 2020
This report provides an overview of European energy (electricity and gas) network regulatory regimes in 2019, including required efficiency developments, analyses of the costs of capital, and regulatory asset base and depreciation methodologies.
CORDIS results pack on construction skills

CORDIS results pack on construction skills

31 January 2020
Through its BUILD UP Skills initiative, the EU aims to equip the next generation of construction sector workers – from on-site workers to design professionals and senior management – with the skills and knowledge needed to ensure building and renovation projects meet stringent energy-efficiency…

Quarterly report on European gas markets

31 January 2020
This report prepared by the Market Observatory for Energy of the European Commission aims at enhancing public access to information about prices of natural gas in the Members States of the European Union.