Strategic Energy Technologies Information System

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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.

The conference will also examine the recent EESC Opinion on “Energysupply: what kind of neighbourhood policy do we need to ensure securityof supply for the EU?”For the EESC, the timing of the event... read more
TOP Wind will be implemented by a consortium composed of theEuropean Wind Energy Association (EWEA – which is the project leaderand hosts the TPWind Secretariat), Garrad Hassan and Risoe/DTU.... read more
At the meeting, EU Heads of State and Government agreed to back fourmain commitments: to complete the common internal energy market by2014; to eliminate ‘energy islands’ by 2014 – where some Member... read more
Günther Oettinger, European Commissioner responsible for Energysaid: ‘This is a very positive sign for the environment, as it willhelp us to cut CO2 emissions and at the same time enhance our... read more
Proposed by the European Commission, The Strategic Energy Technology(SET)-Plan aims to accelerate the development and deployment ofcost-effective low carbon technologies, comprising measures relating... read more