In this section we are bringing you most topical issues and news related to the SET Plan - Central European Energy Conference 2016 and energy policy and energy security in general.

Western companies should participate in managing the Ukrainian gas transit system, German Energy Envoy Peter Fischer told EurActiv Slovakia at the SET Plan – Central European Energy Conference X in Bratislava.

Current market failures are well identified in the Winter Package. However, we feel that some of the proposals do not match the reality, Maciej Burny told EurActiv Slovakia.

Download freshly released brochure of SET Plan 2016.

Slovakia’s Eastring suffers delays, the interconnector with Poland moves on.

Benedek Jávor and Jean-Pol Poncelet cannot agree if nuclear energy or renewables are more cost-efficient.

According to expert reports, energy intensity improved both world-wide and in Europe.

Patrick McGrath, American lecturer at the State University of Novi Pazar in Serbia, says integration of the West Balkan countries via the Energy Community can benefit the EU.

Poland wants to have one million electric cars by 2025.

SET Plan’s estimated budget until 2020 is 71.5 billion euros.

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The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 730882.

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