Coordinator for the the Northern European Powerlink
On the 17th of July 2007 European Parliament's Industry, Research and
Energy Committee approved the nomination of four project coordinators
in the field of energy: The coordinators,
nominated by the European Commission, will be responsible for
monitoring several priority energy infrastructure projects - this in
order to ensure their timely and successful realisation.
The four coordinators are Wladyslaw Mielczarski, Georg Wilhelm
Adamowitsch, Mario Monti and Jozias van Aartsen. Professor Mielczarski
has solid experience in the field of energy networks and will be
responsible for the Northern European Powerlink; Mr. Adamowitsch,
former Economics Minister in the Federal Republic of Germany, will
oversee the offshore wind project; Professor Monti, a member of the
European Commission from 1995 to 2004, will deal with the France-Spain
power connection; and Mr Van Aartsen, former Foreign Minister of the
Netherlands, will be in charge of the Nabucco gas pipeline project.