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Council conclusions on energy and development

Council of the EU
  • 28/11/2016
  • 14:50
  • Press release
  • 690/16
  • Foreign affairs & international relations
28/11/2016
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The Council adopted conclusions on energy and development. Access to energy is crucial for eradicating poverty and for delivering on the 2030 agenda. The EU's development policy and actions in the energy sector are also a fundamental part of a revitalised European energy and climate diplomacy.