• On November 18, 2007, the Greek and Turkish prime ministers inaugurated a €300m pipeline carrying the first natural gas from Azerbaijan to Europe as an alternative to Russian supplies (FT, November 19, 2007, p. 6) 
  • On November 22, 2007, the European Commission is expected to present the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan), which was identified as part of the Energy Package proposed by the European Commission in January 2007. This background document describes the current situation regarding energy technology in Europe, and introduces the two mapping exercises carried out by the Commission's Joint Research Centre to support this work (RAPID, November 19, 2007)