Guenther Oettinger http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27255/all en EU energy chief appeals to Germany to drop energy isolation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/eu-energy-chief-appeals-germany-drop-energy-isolation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* EU's Oettinger says Germany must work with neighbours on energy</p> <p>* Needs to align green power reforms, grid expansion, research</p> <p>* Must avoid over reliance on Russia for raw materials</p> <p>By Vera Eckert and Christoph Steitz</p> <p>BERLIN, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Germany must turn away from its go-it-alone energy shift and work more with the European Union to build a cost-efficient, secure and sustainable sector, European Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said on Tuesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/eu-energy-chief-appeals-germany-drop-energy-isolation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> energy Energy economics Energy policy Guenther Oettinger Günther Oettinger Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 12:45:31 +0000 5737695 at http://www.globalpost.com Russia won't switch off gas supply to Europe: Oettinger in magazine http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140308/russia-wont-switch-gas-supply-europe-oettinger-magazine <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BERLIN (Reuters) - European Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger does not expect Russia to switch off gas supplies to Europe over the Ukraine crisis, he told German magazine Wirtschaftswoche in an interview published on Saturday.</p> <p>"I don't believe it would be in Russia's interests," Oettinger was quoted as saying.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140308/russia-wont-switch-gas-supply-europe-oettinger-magazine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy policy Gazprom Guenther Oettinger Günther Oettinger Thomson Reuters Sat, 08 Mar 2014 16:31:01 +0000 6090336 at http://www.globalpost.com