Recent News

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 survey has enabled major research needs to be identified not only in terms of technology, but also regarding the framework needed for successful deployment of Smart Grids and the development of... read more
A new EU energy initiative which will provide access to sustainable energy for an additional 500 million people in developing countries by 2030 was today announced by European Commission President,... read more
Speaking at the “EU Sustainable Energy for All” Summit inBrussels, President Barroso unveiled this EU commitment in theframework of the Sustainable Energy for All Initiative (SE4All)launched by UN... read more
In 2007 the European Technology Platform (ETP) for the ElectricityNetworks of the Future presented its Strategic Research Agenda (SRA) onSmartGrids. Drawing on contributions from research institutes,... read more
The “ Roadmap for Moving to a Competitive Low Carbon Economy in 2050”aims to boost renewable energy sources from providing 20 percent ofEurope's electricity, as called for in current targets for... read more