Czech Republic initiates an extraordinary meeting of the EU Energy Council due to rising electricity prices

Czech Republic will offer as soon as possible to hold an extraordinary meeting of the Energy Council of the EU to deal with the increase in energy prices, which hit record after record.It is reported by Sky News.

The publication writes that the Czech government officials seeking to enlist European support for constraints in energy prices.

“Energy markets reached a record high this month, Europe is faced with a massive increase in electricity bills due to the rapid growth in gas prices after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the governments are trying to take measures to ease the burden for people and companies,” — said in the publication.

“We are in the energy war with Russia and it damages the entire EU. In agreement with the European Commission and the Prime Minister Petr Fialas I propose to convene an extraordinary meeting of the Energy Council of the EU in the shortest possible time”, is the statement of the Minister of industry of the Czech Republic the Shekel of Joseph.

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