European Commission approves new SET-plan

The European Commission’s Energy Union strategy, adopted in February 2015, dedicates one of its five dimensions to research, innovation and competitiveness. The integrated SET-Plan will play a central role in a new European energy Research & Innovation (R&I) approach designed to accelerate the energy system transformation. A communication addressing the […]

DOE Awards $100 Million for Innovative Energy Research

The US Department of Energy announced the awarding of $100 million for Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) to accelerate the scientific breakthroughs needed to build the 21st-century energy economy. The awards announced are the second round of funding for EFRCs and the research supported by this initiative will enable fundamental […]