Ahead of the Founding Conference of the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi the European Investment Bank also confirmed strengthened engagement to support significant expansion of solar energy in developing and emerging economies.
Next to environmental advantages, fuel cells and hydrogen sector can bring significant economic benefits to Europe. These include green growth, generating revenue for European countries and creating highly skilled jobs in a knowledge-based sector.
The European Commission is today unveiling its strategy for a financial system that supports the EU’s climate and sustainable development agenda.
Limiting global temperature rise to well below 2°C, one of the very ambitious goals of the COP21 Paris Agreement, requires deep decarbonisation of our economy and major technological, institutional and socio-economic transitions in the coming decades. ‘Building a low-carbon, climate resilient future’ is thus a key research and innovation priority within Horizon 2020 in order to scientifically explore possible low-carbon futures.
The International Solar Alliance (ISA) initiative was launched at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris on 30 November 2015 by Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande. The ISA is conceived as a coalition of solar resource rich countries to address their special energy needs and will provide a platform to collaborate on addressing the identified gaps through a common, agreed approach.
The Power of Heat Conference is the largest annual event for the cogeneration sector in Europe. It is organised by COGEN Europe in Brussels. The conference will focus on how cogeneration can play an important role in delivering energy savings, reducing CO2 emissions, creating jobs, boosting the competitiveness of European industry and facilitating the uptake of more intermittent renewables.
Apply before 26 March 2018 to be selected for the Energy Innovation Arena Philippines in partnership with Enrupt . This is an opportunity for start-ups seeking market exposure, strategic partnerships and investment to showcase their innovations in a specific industry setting in one of the fastest growing power markets in the world.
EERA is the research pillar of the SET-Plan, with the mission to coordinate energy research for a low-carbon Europe. On the occasion of its 10th anniversary, EERA will organise a High-Level Political Event addressing key factors for the future of the energy R&I community in Europe: the implementation of the SET-Plan 10-Key Actions and the next European R&I framework programme.
Last Friday, European Aluminium received the award for “Best Association Networking Event” and won second place in the “Best Association Publication or Newsletter” category at the 2018 European Association Awards ceremony held in Brussels.
The REProMag project has developed and validated a process which is nearly commercially ready and will substantially increase sustainability in the production of rare-earth magnetic components by using 100 % recycled metals.
The European aluminium industry continues to greatly improve its environmental performance by substantially reducing its carbon intensity across the entire aluminium value chain. This is the main outcome of its new Environmental Profile Report, released today by European Aluminium.
Ahead of the release of the final part of the ‘Europe on the Move’ package focusing on the future of transportation and following meetings on the European Battery Alliance, mobility in Europe is on the edge of a critical transformation. This debate will explore the future of mobility, highlighting the evolving, prominent, conflictual but also complementary role electrification and hydrogen will play.