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.

Effectively, EERA Joint Programmes are ‘virtual centres ofexcellence’, drawing on the results of fundamental research to thepoint where they can be embedded in industry driven research.Joint... read more
According to a memo put out by Energy Commissioner, GüntherOettinger, “this is the very first time the EU is co-financing theconstruction of a large energy infrastructure from its regularbudget.” In... read more
In October, the European Commission put forward a draft law makingit easier to build and finance cross-border power lines, which areessential in making Europe’s energy system more low-carbon friendly... read more
‘Today we are sending an important message from Warsaw to Durban,’said Jerzy Buzek, President of the European Parliament. ‘Climateprotection is possible provided that we base the production of... read more
Presenting Horizon 2020, Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Máire Geoghegan-Quinn said: "We need a new vision for European research and innovation in a dramatically changed... read more