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Electrification Alliance launched

Avere, EURELECTRIC, the European Copper Institute, the European Heat Pump Association, SolarPower Europe and WindEurope have joined forces to launch the Electrification Alliance, calling for electricity to be recognised as the pivotal energy carrier for an efficient and decarbonised European future. Decarbonising Europe is vital if the Paris Agreement target […]


The Energy Vision 2030-2050 of Flanders

The Flemish government has approved the Energy Vision 2030-2050, which determines how to continue the energy policy in Flanders after 2020. It is the result of one year of consultation between the Flemish Minister of Energy Bart Tommelein, over 40 stakeholders from industry, academia, social partners and different sector federations […]


Western Europe to invest heavily in smart grid infrastructure over the next decade

A new report compiled by Northeast Group predicts investment in smart grid infrastructure in Western Europe to reach $133.7 billion by 2027. Western Europe “is in the process of massive power grid modernization investments to underpin its position as one of the global leaders in promoting energy efficiency and renewable […]


EU Commission endorses French initiatives to produce over 17 gigawatts in renewables

The European Commission has approved three schemes to support electricity production from small-scale onshore wind, solar and sewage gas installations in France under EU state aid rules. The schemes will allow France to develop more than 17 additional gigawatts in renewable energy. The onshore wind scheme has a provisional budget […]