Energy

Events

Events

Upcoming events
1 May 2015 to 30 October 2015
Renewable energy

The World EXPO 2015 is taking place in Milan from 1 May to 30 October 2015 with the theme "Feeding the Planet: Energy for Life".

26 May 2015 to 27 May 2015
Nuclear Energy

The 2015 ENEF Plenary meeting will take place in Prague this May.

 

27 May 2015 to 28 May 2015
Technology and innovation

DG Energy invites for a two day conference on integration of renewable energy, analysing it from multiple perspectives, while highlighting practical examples and practices that can be spread elsewhere in Europe.

4 June 2015 to 5 June 2015
Markets and consumers

The Electricity Regulatory Forum (Florence Forum) was set up to discuss the creation of the internal electricity market.

15 June 2015 to 19 June 2015
Renewable energy

This year's EU Sustainable Energy Week will take place from 15 to 19 June 2015.

14 September 2015 to 15 September 2015
Energy Efficiency

This event will provide information to potential applicants for the calls for project proposals under the H2020 challenge ‘Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy’.

15 September 2015 to 17 September 2015
Renewable energy

Following the Landshut-Munich 4th ICLE Conference the fifth one will take place in Brussels on 15-17 September 2015, with a similar structure to the Copenhagen, Verona and Madrid events.

Past events
21 May 2015
Technology and innovation

The General Assembly of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities (EIP-SCC) is taking place in Berlin, Germany at the Metropolitan Solutions Trade Fair.

11 May 2015
Energy strategy

Up to 16,000 visitors came to the EU quarter in Brussels this 9 May to visit the European Union institutions and take part in many entertaining and informative activities at the EU's Open Doors Day.

20 April 2015 to 21 April 2015
Markets and consumers

The Madrid Forum was set up to discuss issues regarding the creation of the internal gas market. Currently it is addressing cross-border trade of gas, in particular the tarification of cross-border gas exchanges, the allocation and management of scarce interconnection capacity and other technical and commercial barriers to the creation of a fully operational internal gas market.

24 March 2015
International cooperation

At a High Level conference in Brussels, the Central Europe Energy Partners (CEEP) and the Atlantic Council officially presented the 'Completing Europe – from the North-South Corridor to Energy, Transportation and Telecommunications Union' report, in cooperation with DG Energy.

16 March 2015 to 17 March 2015
Renewable energy

On 17 March 2015, Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy, Miguel Arias Cañete, launched a high level conference on renewable energy.

16 March 2015
Energy strategy

The European Commission's DG Energy and Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) held a Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Energy Info Day on 16 March in Brussels.

16 March 2015 to 17 March 2015
Energy Efficiency

A new Network of Energy and Managing Authorities (EMA) set up by the Commission met for the first time in Brussels on 16-17 March 2015.

12 March 2015 to 13 March 2015
Markets and consumers

Citizens' Energy Forum – known as the London Forum – took place on 12-13 March at the Business Design Centre in London. The overall aim of the Forum was to explore consumers' perspectives and their role in a competitive, 'smart', energy efficiency and fair energy retail market.

26 February 2015
Markets and consumers

The event disseminated, and sought industry's feedback, on the final achievements of Smart Grids standardisation work under the Mandate M/490 to European Standardisation Organisations.

25 February 2015
Technology and innovation

At this High Level Round Table, the Commission's aim was to listen to practical experience on the implementation of initiatives to create Smart Cities.

25 February 2015 to 27 February 2015
Energy Efficiency

This conference discussed the issues facing the heating and cooling sector in the European energy transition. The sector accounts for half of the EU's energy consumption – ahead of both electricity and transport.

12 February 2015
Energy strategy

An information morning on a new call for proposals for Smart Cities and Communities took place on 12 February 2015 in Brussels. The call for proposals on solutions integrating energy, transport and ICT through lighthouse projects under Horizon 2020 opened on 10 December 2014. The deadline for submitting proposals is 5 May 2015.

18 January 2015 to 19 January 2015
Energy strategy

Commissioner Arias Cañete represented the European Union at the 5th session of the IRENA General Assembly that took place in Abu Dhabi on 18-19 January, and that counted with over 1,200 delegates. On Commissioner's initiative, IRENA held for the first time a ministerial roundtable dedicated to the renewables' role in energy security, which he addressed as keynote speaker.

15 January 2015
Renewable energy

The 'EU: Leading Global Technology and Innovation in the Renewable Sector' event took place on 19 January 2015 in the framework of the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi.

10 December 2014 to 11 December 2014
Technology and innovation

The move towards a low-carbon Europe with secure energy at affordable prices, with the achievement of the EU 2020 and 2030 energy targets, requires a profound transformation of the entire energy system, from the supply to the demand side.

1 December 2014
Energy strategy

The International Energy Agency regularly reviews the energy policies of each of its member countries. Energy Policies of IEA Countries: European Union 2014 Review presents the results of the newest IEA assessment of EU policies.

6 November 2014
International cooperation

On 6 November 2014, the European Commission organised in Brussels the conference "Sustainable Energy in Central Asia: Business Opportunities and Technology Transfer".

20 January 2014 to 21 January 2014
Nuclear Energy

Taking nuclear third party liability into the future: Fair compensation for citizens and level playing field for operators