The News section provides the most recent news and announcements on related energy issues, as well as interviews with key stakeholders in the energy field and regular articles on SET-Plan activities and related low-carbon technologies.
The Joint Research Centre has released the second edition of its annual report on the technology, market and economic aspects of Wind Energy in Europe and the world.
EERA celebrated its fifth anniversary in 2013.
In a vote on the 9th of January, European Parliament Members reaffirmed their commitment to renewable energy, greenhouse gas reduction and energy efficiency by supporting three binding
The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to examine whether the reduction granted to energy-intensive companies on a surcharge for the financing of renewable energy sources in
According to a recent report on EU Energy, Transport and GHG Emission Trends to 2050, based on existing policies, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions will fall by 24% in 2020 compared to 1990, further
The European Commission has presented its Communication on Blue Energy - Action needed to deliver on the potential of ocean energy in European seas and oceans by 2020 and beyond [COM(2014) 8 FINAL
The European Commission has presented its 2030 climate and energy framework, which includes a binding greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target of 40% below the 1990 level.
The European Renewable Energy Council (EREC) has exhorted EU energy ministers not to undermine the 2020 renewable energy target, a target that was unanimously agreed by the European Council in Dec
The European Alliance to Save Energy (EU-ASE), with the support of a group of European companies, sent a letter to European President José Manuel Barroso and key Commissioners at the start of Dece
An integrated framework for greenhouse gas mitigation, energy efficiency and renewable energy targets for 2030 and beyond is of critical importance, according to speakers at the recent European Ren
Demand response is set to play a key role in balancing electricity supply and demand in Europe and, by increasing market flexibility, will facilitate the deeper integration of energy from variable
The European Commission has for the first time presented calls for projects under Horizon 2020.
Dublin-based company Renewable Energy Dynamics Technology Ltd (REDT), the developer of an energy storage system that uses flow batteries, has won EUR 4.3 million (£3.6 million ) from the UK govern
The Association of European Automotive and Industrial Battery Manufacturers (EUROBAT) has joined the EU-funded project Batteries 2020, which was officially launched in September 2013, as a dissemi
Power storage accounts for a significant number of the 250 key energy infrastructure projects adopted by the European Commission as ‘projects of common interest’ (PCI) in October, 2013.
The European Commission has appointed 15 groups of independent experts to advise on priorities for Horizon 2020, the next EU research and innovation programme, with the groups being the most diver
The European Commission has provided guidance to Member States on state intervention in the functioning of electricity markets, in a Communication on delivering the internal electricity market and