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Key committees back the deal reached by S&Ds on Energy Efficiency and Renewables

Today, the industry and environment committees backed the deal on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, negotiated by S&D MEPs Miroslav Poche and José Blanco respectively. The final agreement...
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Final deal is reached for a new governance of the EU Energy Union

Socialists and Democrats welcome the agreement reached yesterday evening between the European Parliament and the EU Council for a new Governance of the Energy Union Regulation. In the absence of...
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S&Ds secure an energy efficiency target of 32.5% by 2030

The European Parliament's negotiators reached a final deal with the EU Council to ensure an ambitious target to increase energy efficiency in the EU. After lengthy negotiations, S&D MEPs secured...
S&Ds call for a strong Energy Union that can provide affordable energy for all

S&D MEP Jose Blanco reached a deal to ensure ambitious targets for renewable energy

After months of difficult negotiations, in the small hours of this morning the Parliament’s negotiator, José Blanco, reached a final deal with the EU Council to ensure an ambitious target to increase...
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R&I: the S&D Group expects at least €120 billion for Horizon Europe budget

Research and Innovation are crucial to ensure a smooth transition to a sustainable social and economic model. This is why today the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament expect a more...
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Phone calls from one EU country to another should cost almost the same as a national call, say S&Ds

The S&D Group led the European Union’s quest to put an end to roaming charges and it is now pushing for a drastic reduction in the price of intra-EU calls. Yesterday evening the European...