EC: the New European Commissioner for energy will be the Spaniard Miguel arias Ca?ete
Energy and gas supply in the new composition of the European Commission (EC) will Spaniard Miguel arias Ca?ete, said the head of the EC 2014?2019, the former Prime Minister of Luxembourg Jean-Claude Juncker.
" The post of European Commissioner for climate and energy policy will take Miguel arias Ca?ete, " said Junker. The new composition of the European Commission before the end of October must be approved by the European Parliament, ITAR-TASS reported. So, the former Minister of agriculture of Spain and a member of the key supranational party EU - the European people's party - will be overseen by the EC in the whole complex energy issues, including the supply of gas from Russia and its transit through Ukraine. In the list of commissioners entered Vytenis andriukaitis (Lithuania), Andrus Ansip, Estonia, Miguel arias Ca?ete (Spain), Dimitris Country (Greece), el?bieta of Bankowska (Poland), Alenka Bratushek (Slovenia), Corina Cretu (Romania), Valdis Dombrovskis (Latvia), Kristalina Georgieva (Bulgaria), Johannes Hahn (Austria), Jonathan hill (UK). In addition, the list includes Phil Hogan (Ireland), Faith Yurova (Czech Republic), Jyrki Katainen (Finland), Cecilia malmstr?m (Sweden), Neven Mimica (Croatia), Carlos, Moedas (Portugal), Pierre Moscovici (France), Tibor, Navracsics (Hungary), g?nther Oettinger (Germany), Maros Sefcovic (Slovakia), Christos Stylianidis (Cyprus), Marian Thyssen (Belgium), Frans Timmermans (Netherlands), Carmen Vella (Malta), Margaret Vestager (Denmark). In July, the European Parliament voted for the appointment of Jean-Claude Juncker on the position of the President of the European Commission.