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External Relations Section (REX) - Related Opinions
In the view of the EESC, EU needs a developed strategy on external energy policy and a practical action plan. Recognising the mutual interdependence between suppliers and users of energy, the EESC in particular urges for reciprocity on access to networks and conditions for investments, including access to upstream investments.
On 8 February 2005, the European Economic and Social Committee, after a request received on February 2005 from the next UK's Presidency of the EU approved to draw an exploratory opinion on Ethical Trade and Consumer Assurance Schemes.