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The new geopolitics of Russian energy diplomacy

Russian energy diplomacy has regained vivid attention since last year’s crisis surrounding Ukraine, and spurred Europe’s energy security concerns, stimulating the European Commission’s Energy Union priority. The latter epitomises Europe’s existing energy policy objectives and provides a new political framework with a cohesion of the gas market, the promotion of renewable energy sources and enhanced… Read article ›

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Europe’s Energy Union and the road to Paris and beyond

In an unusual new departure from the long-established divisions between environmental and industrial protagonists, Friends of Europe publishes a report featuring consensus-based solutions to Europe’s climate-energy-industry “trilemma”.  With negotiations to seal the much hoped-for climate deal underway and EU leaders gathering this week to discuss the new European Commission’s Energy Union strategy, there is no… Read article ›