EU Commission proposes oil and gas infrastructure aid halt Through revising the union's transnational energy network ordinance, the EU Commission moves to stop subsidization of oil and natural gas as energy sources in Europe. The EU Commission proposes stopping subsidization of oil and gas in Europe. Photo: Thomas Borberg/Politiken/Ritzau Scanpix BY LOUISE WENDT JENSEN Published: 17.12.20 at 10:49 BRUSSELS The EU's goal of becoming climate-neutral from 2050 requires greater emphasis on sustainability and new clean technologies. Read this article for free Register with your E-mail. No credit card required. Continue for free Get full access for you and your coworkers. Start a free company trial today Already a member? Log in. Print Print Increase text size Increase text size Decrease text size Decrease text size Related articles Industry fears consequences of green EU initiative Supercomputer shows higher costs for delayed climate action UK outlines future halt to oil extraction Exporter's forum reports "cautious optimism" on gas demand EU agrees to reduce emissions by "at least 55 percent"