REPowerEU measures: press briefing on the provisional deal struck on Wednesday 

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On Wednesday 14 December, the co-rapporteurs on the inclusion of REPowerEU chapters in recovery and resilience plans will hold a press conference at 10.30.

Leading MEPs from the Budget and the Economic and Monetary Affairs committees Siegfried MUREŞAN (EPP, RO), Eider GARDIAZABAL RUBIAL (S&D, ES) and Dragoș PÎSLARU (Renew, RO) will present the outcome of the negotiations with the Council Presidency and answer journalists’ questions.

The four rapporteurs for opinion have also been invited to give a short introductory statement:

Peter LIESE (EPP, DE) for the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety,

Dan NICA (S&D, RO) for the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy,

Pascal ARIMONT (EPP, BE) for the Committee on Regional Development, and

Peter JAHR (EPP, DE) for the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

When: Wednesday 14 December after the votes at 10.30

Where: Daphne Caruana Galizia room (WEISS N -1/201), European Parliament in Strasbourg

How: Accredited media representatives can attend the press conference physically. Journalists wishing to ask questions remotely need to connect via Interactio (

The press conference will also be web streamed live and recorded on the Parliament's Multimedia Centre. Interpretation will be available to and from English, French, German Spanish and Romanian.


In May 2022, the Commission put forward a proposal to make the Recovery and Resilience Facility the main funding vehicle of the RePowerEU plan (the “REPowerEU amendment proposal”) including measures to save energy, produce clean energy and diversify energy supplies.