Disappointment for European gas data transparency

A much-anticipated meeting of the EU Gas Committee on December 18 failed to adopt proposals to improve transparency in Europe's gas networks.

The European Commission proposal set out a baseline for what, how and when information should be published by gas transmission system operators (TSOs).

An industry source said that overall the members states agreed that information provision by the TSOs needs to improve, and that this regulatory instrument is needed to achieve this, but they could not agre