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EU supports energy reform in Moldova

21 May 2019
The Republic of Moldova imports the majority of its energy, as it lacks the necessary solid fuels, petroleum and gas resources. As a result, energy prices are high.

EU supports energy reform in Georgia

21 May 2019
Georgia is dependent on neighbouring countries for much of its crude oil and natural gas. It also lacks energy efficiency legislation. Nevertheless, Georgia has ample hydro resources and is tipped to become an important electricity transit hub. The EU is helping the country to improve its…
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EU supports energy reform in Belarus

20 May 2019
A lack of local energy resources means Belarus imports much of its oil and gas from abroad. Belarus does however have much renewable potential in the form of water and sun.
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EU supports energy reform in Azerbaijan

20 May 2019
With its vast oil and gas reserves, Azerbaijan is vital for ensuring both Europe and Asia’s energy security. However, the country has been slow to adopt energy efficiency legislation or develop renewable energy sources, while its energy losses are high.
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EU supports energy reform in Armenia

20 May 2019
Armenia has introduced various pieces of energy-related legislation over the past 20 years. However, Armenia still faces a number of serious energy challenges. These include an emerging supply gap, inflated energy prices and a lack of energy supply reliability.
Facts and figures about EU-Georgia relations

Facts and figures about EU-Georgia relations

09 May 2019
The European Union and Georgia enjoy an excellent relationship. Relations are based on the EU Georgia Association Agreement including a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA), which entered into force in July 2016 and strives for political association and economic integration. The…
Facts and figures about EU-Belarus relations

Facts and figures about EU-Belarus relations

09 May 2019
Over the past three years, there has been progress in EU-Belarus relations. Belarus has been participating actively in the multilateral formats of the Eastern Partnership. The bilateral relationship will be strengthened through the EU-Belarus Partnership Priorities, which are currently being…
Facts and figures about EU-Azerbaijan relations

Facts and figures about EU-Azerbaijan relations

09 May 2019
The European Union’s relations with Azerbaijan are based on the EU-Azerbaijan Partnership and Cooperation Agreement in force since 1999. In February 2017, the EU and Azerbaijan began negotiations on a new framework agreement with Azerbaijan designed to give new impetus to political dialogue and…
Facts and figures about EU-Armenia relations

Facts and figures about EU-Armenia relations

09 May 2019
Relations between the European Union and Armenia are based on the EU-Armenia Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), a modern, comprehensive and ambitious Agreement, which was signed on 24 November 2017 in the margins of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels and entered into…
EU4Energy: EU support for energy - EU4Energy Initiative

EU support for energy - EU4Energy Initiative

08 May 2019
The clean energy transition will bring concrete benefits and new opportunities to national and local authorities, businesses and citizens. Through the EU4Energy Initiative, the EU supports affordable, secure and sustainable energy through more reliable energy supply, the promotion of energy…