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og utviklingen i Russland”), the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, Oslo, June 18,
2008. Available on:
© Ifri F. Harbo / The European Gas and Oil Market Norway’s contribution
to EU energy policy development
in fighting climate change It seems that 50 years after the foundation of the European Community the
EU is returning to its integration motor, which is energy. A common energy
policy was first introduced in the Treaty establishing a Constitution for
Europe (the actual Reform Treaty), which is still not ratified. The EU Green
Paper Towards a European Strategy for Security of Energy Supply of
November 29, 2000, states that 450 million consumers acting together
have the ability to protect and assert their interests and to succeed with
their desire to reduce energy consumption by 20% by 2020, according to its
Action Plan for Energy Efficiency (2007-2012).72 How to accomplish this?
By improving gas-gas competition among the big EU
By opening up the big Russian pipeline system
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