European Energy Commissioner to Discuss in Baku Preparation for 3rd Energy Summit

Oil&Gas Materials 18 September 2008 14:58 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 18 September / Trend corr. R.Novruzov/ European Union Commissioner for Energy Andris Piebalgs will discuss in Baku preparation for the third Energy Summit to take place in Brussels on 27 November, European Commission said to Trend on 18 September.

The summit of energy ministers will take place on 27 November. Broad format meetings will take place in Brussels on 28 November. Piebalgs will discuss with Azerbaijani officials adoption of the final document of the Brussels summit.

The participants of the summit will consider opportunities to diversify energy supply sources and transit routes, as well as improvement of the energy market competitiveness.

Previous summit took place in Kiev in May 2008 and the first one in Krakow in 2007.

Presidents of Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine and Estonia have confirmed their intention to participate.

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