Energy strategy of the EU

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The Energy strategy of the EU refers to the compilation of energy policies of the European Union. They are driven by three main objectives: [1]

1) Security of supply: To secure energy supplies to ensure the reliable provision of energy whenever and wherever needed;

2) Competitiveness: To ensure that energy providers operate in a competitive environment that ensures affordable prices for homes, businesses, and industries;

3) Sustainability: Sustainable energy consumption, through the lowering of greenhouse gas emissions, pollution, and fossil fuel dependence.

Links for further research

  1. European Commission: DG Energy