EUSEW 2016 news and guest blogs

  • SME pitching session at the EUSEW 2016 Speakers’ Corner
    SME pitching session at the EUSEW 2016 Speakers’ Corner - Posted on: Tue, 31/05/2016 - 14:04
    During EUSEW 2016, several Horizon 2020-funded projects will pitch to assembled press and delegates in a dedicated Speakers’ Corner session. This aims to raise awareness of how innovative SMEs are shaping Europe’s...
  • Onshore wind turbines
    Onshore wind turbines - Posted on: Thu, 26/05/2016 - 09:34
    New wind installations increased Europe’s power generation capacity by 12.8 MW in 2015, adding more new capacity that year – 44 % – than any other power source.
    Wind can now provide 11.4 % of Europe’s energy...
  • EUSEW Awards symbol
    Watch videos of the 2016 EUSEW Awards finalists - Posted on: Wed, 25/05/2016 - 17:04
    Short videos have been produced to help the EUSEW community learn more about the nine finalists for this year's Awards. A quick reminder of how the 2016 EUSEW Awards work. The nine finalists represent the year’s...
  • Sudha Kheterpal, Founder of Shake Your Power
    We can see how small-scale renewable solutions are benefiting the consumer and empowering the individual. Sudha Kheterpal, Shake Your Power - Posted on: Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:50
    Sudha Kheterpal is one of the world’s leading popular percussionists and has enjoyed huge global success with The Spice Girls, Faithless and Dido, to name a few. Convinced of the need for alternative renewable...
  • Energy Days - Posted on: Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:39
    Citizens and stakeholders are organising EU Energy Days throughout the month of June to activate the transition to secure, clean and efficient energy.
    Held as part of EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW),...
  • EUSEW 2016 media partners and associates
    EUSEW 2016 media partners and associates - Posted on: Fri, 20/05/2016 - 11:54
    The secretariat is proud to announce the list of media partners and associates for the 2016 edition of EUSEW.
    Helping to build momentum and further promote EUSEW’s diverse activities, our media partners this year...
  • Smart control system
    Smart control system - Posted on: Thu, 19/05/2016 - 11:05
    The technology gives consumers greater control over when and how they use energy, supporting energy efficiency, renewables and consumer engagement in the energy transition.
    As the energy mix contains a greater...
  • European Energy Efficiency Platform
    European Energy Efficiency Platform - The open collaborative tool for a strong and connected energy efficiency community - Posted on: Tue, 17/05/2016 - 10:00
    The European Energy Efficiency Platform is a one-stop shop for energy-efficiency data and knowledge, helping policy-makers and experts more quickly reach energy-savings goals.
    Energy efficiency is at the core of...
  • MEP and member of ITRE, the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
    “Local authorities, communities and individuals should form the backbone of the energy transition.” MEP Theresa Griffin - Posted on: Thu, 12/05/2016 - 10:11
    Theresa Griffin is an MEP for the North West of England, labour’s European spokesperson on energy, and a member of the European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee (ITRE). She represents very...
  • Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President responsible for the Energy Union
    Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President responsible for the Energy Union - Posted on: Tue, 10/05/2016 - 11:56
    Measures for the coming months address non-ETS sector emissions, a new electricity market design, energy-efficiency support and energy technology innovation.
    Parliamentarians can count on the Dutch Presidency in...