Event: All you always wanted to know about gas (Brussels, 30 January 2020)

Gas is expected to have an important role to play in the future legislation. The briefing session will cover its entire value chain, from production to distribution and consumption as well as the new types of gases now entering the market. 

Event: Workshop on High Penetration of Power Electronic Interfaced Power Sources and the Potential Contribution of Grid Forming Converters (Brussels, 30 January 2020)

The workshop will focus on the latest report of the Technical Group. This report collates analysis since the end of 2016 by a group of experts from the Wind/PV/HVDC industry, system engineering consultants, academia and TSOs, focused on the power electronic converters that are being used as an interface towards the Alternating Current (AC) power system in a wide range of applications covering power generation, transmission and consumption/demand, and which have the effect of changing the dynamic properties of the AC power system.

Press Release: France: EIB, with the support of the European Commission, is financing the deployment of 150 000 smart boxes to actively manage electricity demand

The European Investment Bank has announced the signing of a EUR 20m loan – guaranteed by the European Commission – to a company owned by Meridiam (60%) and Voltalis (40%) to support the large-scale deployment of the demand response technology developed by Voltalis.

OPP Meeting Summary: EP ITRE Committee – Exchange of views on energy storage (22 January 2020)

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Press Release: FCH JU Funds Pioneering Green Hydrogen Project

The Djewels project will develop and demonstrate a novel, high pressure, high performance alkaline electrolyser that will help green the production of methanol in Delfzijl, the Netherlands. The 20-megawatt (MW) electrolyzer, to be owned and operated by Nouryon and Gasunie, will be the first of its kind to be implemented in Europe on this scale.

Press Release: EIB provides Arteche Group with €27 million to finance its innovation and digitalisation strategy

The European Investment Bank, EIB, is providing the Arteche Group with €27 million to finance its innovation strategy focusing on the development of new technologies, solutions and products for the electric power industry, and other investments to expand its productive assets.

OPP Meeting Summary: EP ITRE Committee – Vote on the adoption of motion for a resolution objecting to the delegated act on the Projects of Common Interest (22 January 2020)

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Press Release: Early notification: Secretariat to open call for candidate projects of Energy Community interest in early February 2020

The Energy Community Secretariat commenced the third selection procedure for Projects of Energy Community Interest and Projects of Mutual Interest (PECI/PMI) in January 2020 in line with the provisions of Regulation (EU) 347/2013 on guidelines for trans-European energy infrastructure, as adopted in the Energy Community.

Draft Motion for a Resolution: EP ITRE Committee – pursuant to Rule 111(3) of the Rules of Procedure on Commission Delegated Regulation as regards the Union list of projects of common interest

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Event: Save the Date! Enlit (Milan, 27-29 October 2020)

In 2019, European Utility Week and POWERGEN Europe combined to offer an end-to-end European energy experience for the whole energy supply chain, from power generation through to end-use, under one roof.

The event is a business, innovation, networking and information platform and is seen by the industry as their terrain. They use the event as their annual meeting place to thrash out strategies and do business to help drive efficiencies in meeting their sustainable development goals.

The Summit and Hub Sessions unpack a narrative that energy professionals operating in an increasingly interconnected energy value network need to understand, in order to fully appreciate the implications of the convergence and sector couplings, rapidly connecting the worlds of electricity, gas, heat, cooling and transportation.

Stakeholder Press Release: RGI Open Letter on the TYNDP 2020 Scenarios

In response to the joint development and launch of the TYNDP 2020 Scenarios by ENTSO-E and ENTSOG, RGI sends an open letter to colleagues at the ENTSOs, ITRE Committee and the European Commission.

Event: Innogrid 2020+ A Network based Green Deal for All Europeans (Brussels, 5 & 6 May 2020)

Jointly conceived by the Association of the European Distribution System Operators (E.DSO) and the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E), this 9th edition of InnoGrid has as its focus a ‘Network based Green Deal for All Europeans’. Experts will address among others the topics of sector coupling and storage, customers involvement and active system management, as well as decentralized renewables and networks.

UPDATED – Motion for Resolution on the European Green Deal

Update: A joint motion for a resolution by Renew Europe, S&D, Greens/EFA and EPP with its amendments (1-173) was made available.

Motions for resolution to wind up the debate on the statement by the Commission pursuant to Rule 132(2) of the Rules of Procedure on the European Green Deal (2019/2956(RSP))

Report: The EU Sustainability Taxonomy: a Financial Impact Assessment

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Press Release: European industries lead new Graphene Flagship commercialisation projects

The Graphene Flagship and leading European industries will co-fund a total of € 92 million to catalyse the commercialisation of graphene-enabled products. Graphene is a two-dimensional carbon-based material with unique properties and many applications.

Event: Fifth edition of the International Conference Progress in Biogas (Stuttgart, 10-12 March 2021)

The fifth edition of the International Conference Progress in Biogas, under the motto Science meets Practice offers a platform for worldwide speakers, company exhibition, knowledge sharing & networking. The Conference “Progress in Biogas”, will bridge the gap between the technology and the end user. We address the international scientific community as well as practitioners to present you the status quo and new and modern technologies.

Event: Reaching Net Zero Emissions in the Gas Sector (Brussels, 30 January 2020)

Biogas, biomethane and other renewable gases will play a key role in helping Europe’s transition to a clean energy system with a genuinely resource-efficient and circular economy. Renewable gases will enable carbon-neutral (or even carbon-negative) Europe with zero pollution by 2050.

This workshop will outline the future of gas and the role of renewable gases across all energy sectors and beyond. It will also address infrastructure questions and national perspectives.

Event: Biogaz Europe (Nantes, France, 29 & 30 January 2020)

Biogaz Europe is the reference international exhibition for green, renewable gas.

The exhibition brings together the entire sector covering the feedstock supply chain and its pretreatment, the entire process of methanisation and digestate management to energy recovery, including co/tri-generation, upgrading and methanation to biomethane and biognv fuels.

A broad programme for the two days including a rich international conference programme with simultaneous translation, international business meetings, study tours, the innovation competition etc.. and two parallel complementary events for biomass energy and waste to energy make Biogaz Europe the unmissable meeting point for 2020 !

Event: emPOWER (Brussels, 18 February 2020)

Taking place on Tuesday 18 February 2020 from 14:00 to 18:15, emPOWER – the Energy Transition Summit will showcase innovative solutions to help deliver the European Green Deal and highlight the key policy measures needed to drive the necessary investments.

Event: World Hydrogen Fuels Summit (Amsterdam, 10 & 11 March 2020)

The World Hydrogen Fuels Summit is taking place in Amsterdam on 10 – 11 March 2020 with the support of Hydrogen Europe.

Hydrogen saw unprecedented momentum in 2018, with the deployment of large projects in Europe, and Japan, with political support spreading across the globe. With increasing support from government, including adequate policy schemes, a mature hydrogen economy could help abate 6 Gt of annual CO2 emissions and result in $2.5 trillion in annual sales, creating 30 million jobs worldwide.

OPP Meeting Summary: EP Plenary – Presentation of the European Green Deal (11 December 2019)

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Speech: EU Energy Days at COP25 – Opening speech by Commissioner Kadri Simson

Madrid, 10 December 2019

Report: EU Market Outlook For Solar Power / 2019 – 2023

2019 was one of the best years ever for solar in the European Union. The region installed 16.7 GW – a 104% increase over the 8.2 GW added the year before. Further, 2019 also showed the strongest solar growth since 2010, when the EU PV market also increased by 104% during the first European solar boom, although to a lower level, reaching 13.4 GW.

UPDATED – Agenda: Expert group on the Energy Performance of Building Directive (main group) (11 December 2019)

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