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EU supports energy reform in Ukraine

21 May 2019
After ratifying the Energy Community Treaty in 2011 and EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in 2014, the focus for the energy sector in Ukraine switched to energy independence, open markets and energy efficiency.
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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.
EU supports better cooperation in the Black Sea region

EU supports better cooperation in the Black Sea region

19 May 2019
A factsheet on EU cooperation in the Black Sea region, highlighting actions on maritime affairs and blue economy, with a particular focus on marine research and innovation, blue skills and careers and preservation of the marine environment.
Facts and figures about EU-Moldova relations

Facts and figures about EU-Moldova relations

09 May 2019
The Association Agreement including a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area provides for stronger political association and economic integration between the EU and the Republic of Moldova (Moldova) and has created constantly growing trade between the partners. The EU’s assistance has been…
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…