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21 Nov
2018

Discussing clean energy transition at the SET Plan conference

 The 11th annual conference of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) took place this week (20-21 November) in Vienna, with the aim to examine and discuss different views for a successful energy transition. This year, it was co-organised by the Austrian Presidency and the AIT Austrian Institute of

16 Nov
2018

EUSEW 2019: Shaping Europe’s Energy Future

“Shaping Europe’s Energy Future: moving towards carbon free electricity by 2050” will be the theme of the European Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW19), which will take place 17-21 June in Brussels, as announced yesterday the European Commission. This theme aims at meeting the targets of Paris Agreement and EU’s long-term

13 Nov
2018

European Parliament approved key files of the Clean Energy for All Europeans package

Today European Parliament completed the parliamentary approval of half of the eight legislative proposals in the 2016 Clean Energy for All Europeans package, which means new rules on renewables, energy efficiency and the governance of the Energy Union. An important step in enabling the European Union and its Member States

31 Oct
2018

Celebrating World Cities Day

“Building sustainable and resilient cities” is this year’s World Cities Day theme where the spotlight on building sustainable cities came to the fore. The United Nations General Assembly has designated this celebration with the expectation to greatly promote the international community’s interest in global urbanization, push forward cooperation among countries

23 Oct
2018

Call for applications for candidate projects of common interest (PCIs) in electricity

On 15 October 2018 the Commission is opening a call for electricity projects to be submitted as candidates for the fourth European Union ‘Projects of Common Interest’ (PCIs) list. Calls for PCI candidates in the priority corridors for gas, smart grids, cross-border carbon dioxide network, and oil will follow. 

15 Oct
2018

CROSSBOW presents its initial results in the 8th IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference

On 24th October, CROSSBOW project will land in Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina) to participate in the panel “CROSSBOW: CROSS-BOrder management of variable renewable energies and storage units enabling a transnational Wholesale market” of the 8th IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference sponsored by the IEEE Power & Energy Society

05 Oct
2018

New public consultation by ENTSO-E

The new edition of the ENTSO-E’s mid-term adequacy forecast is now published (MAF 2018) an analysis of Europe’s security of electricity supply by 2020 & 2025, which highlights the importance of cross-border cooperation in fostering adequacy. ENTSO-E consults its MAF 2018 assessment as part of the process to fulfil Regulation (EC)