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Welcome to the ATLAS web site

ATLAS was funded by the non nuclear energy programme (demonstration component 'THERMIE') of the 4th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (RTD)

The EC's Energy Programme
The ATLAS Project a major initiative aimed at establishing an information base to support energy Research and Technological Development (RTD) strategy, which has been undertaken by the European Network of Energy Agencies (EnR) on behalf of Directorate General XVII of the European Commission. 
Introduction to ATLAS
This web site provides a comprehensive review of technologies relevant to the whole non-nuclear energy field, with the exception of oil and gas, to a time horizon of 2010.  The information presented is intended to provide advice to RTD decision makers at all levels on the priorities and directions for future programmes.
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Heat and Power




Click on one of the buttons below for information on the issues surrounding these five sectors of energy supply and demand
Market Deployment Competitiveness Security of Supply Environment
Technical Development Status Market Barriers RTD Needs