Energy security of the Visegrad Countries. Cover Image

Energy security of the Visegrad Countries.
Energy security of the Visegrad Countries.

Author(s): Marta Wójcicka
Subject(s): Energy and Environmental Studies, EU-Legislation
Published by: Wydawnictwo Wyższej Szkoły Gospodarki Euroregionalnej im. Alcide De Gasperi w Józefowie
Keywords: energy security; Visegrad Group; energy; energy sector; European Union; energy policy;

Summary/Abstract: The Visegrad Group is an alliance of four European Countries: Poland, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Hungary which was created in 1991. Fields of its activity have changed since 1991 and according to today`s challenges significant role plays common work to achieve energy security. This paper presents characteristic of energy security`s definitions, historical and political background of the Visegrad Four and an analysis of strong and weak points of V4 Countries` energy security based upon report of Kosciuszko Institute.

  • Issue Year: 17/2013
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 487-497
  • Page Count: 11
  • Language: English