Industry, Research and Energy

Climate change

“In Europe, we have high energy prices which hurt our businesses and competitiveness vis-à-vis other regions of the world. Removing...

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The European Commission today presented its revised proposal for the roaming fair-use policy which confirms that as of June 2017, roaming charges...

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Nord Stream2

The Nord Stream 2 pipeline will jeopardise the EU’s foreign and security goals and increase dependence on Russia's Gazprom. Our Chairman...

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Small business owner

Jobs and growth are created by private initiatives, by innovative entrepreneurs and start-ups. Politicians promising otherwise only prepare the...

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The Committee on Industry, Research and Energy is responsible for the Union's industrial policy and the application of new technologies, including measures relating to SMEs, for the Union's research policy, including the dissemination and exploitation of research findings, for Community measures related to energy policy in general, the security of energy supply and energy efficiency including the establishment and development of trans-European networks in the energy infrastructure sector and for the information society and information technology, including the establishment and development of trans-European networks in the telecommunication infrastructure sector.

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Michał Boni MEP
News
12.01.2017 - 12:52

Millions of jobs in the European Cloud Initiative

Digital data underpins almost every activity in our society and it will do so to an even greater extent in the future. Our banks are already digital, the future of self-driving cars depends on the...
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Press Release
14.12.2016 - 21:16

First steps for 5G in Europe: political agreement reached

“We have now reached an agreement with the Council on the freeing-up of the 700 MHz spectrum band. This is an agreement that will secure European competitiveness and enable us to reap the full...
Climate change
Press Release
13.12.2016 - 10:58

Clean energy has to go hand-in-hand with job creation

“Increasing the competitiveness and strengthening the weight of industry in the EU economy has to go hand-in-hand with our climate and energy objectives and should be further strengthened in...
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Press Release
12.12.2016 - 14:59

Copyright: we must better pay our authors and creators

“A modernisation of copyright rules to fit the digital age is probably the single most important reform we can envisage to make a worthy living for our many artists, creators and designers in...
Climate change
Press Release
30.11.2016 - 09:13

Energy Union: affordable energy for all is a main priority

“In Europe, we have high energy prices which hurt our businesses and competitiveness vis-à-vis other regions of the world. Removing existing barriers and market distortions in the...
Woman using her cell phone
Press Release
28.11.2016 - 15:01

Lower phone bills through new rules for telecom providers

Wholesale roaming markets: more competition will lower prices for consumers and SMEs "When we regulate how telecom providers bill roaming charges between each other, we must make sure that...

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Past Events

Winter Energy Package
29.06.2016 - 14:30

Hearing on the Winter Energy Package

Emissions Trading System
04.05.2016 - 14:30

The Emissions Trading System - ETS

For further info: epp-itre@europarl.europa.eu
EPP Group Hearing on the Implementation of the Energy Efficiency Directive
13.01.2016 - 14:30

Energy Efficiency Directive Hearing

Integrated EU policy approach for pharmaceutical sector
30.09.2015 - 14:30

The future of medicine

A strong EU pharmaceutical sector is essential to ensure Europe’s disease prevention capabilities, preparedness and assure our health '...
 Small Businesses and Industry
22.04.2015 - 15:00

Family businesses in Europe

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