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In the SETIS Newsroom you can find links to the most recent news on SET-Plan technologies and information about SET-Plan stakeholders, in addition to upcoming events in Europe and beyond dealing with topics of interest to the renewable energy community. This section also contains links to the SET-Plan Calendar, where you can find information on upcoming meetings of the European Industrial Initiatives and the SET-Plan Sherpa and Steering Groups in addition to SETIS workshops & hearings. This section also contains links to archived news and events.


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.

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
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