Navigation path

News feeds

Technology & Innovation

European Industrial Initiatives

In 2008, the Commission proposed to launch six European Industrial Initiatives (EIIs): Wind, Solar (both concentrated solar and photovoltaic), Carbon capture and storage, Electricity grids, Bio-energy and Nuclear fission. The launch of the first four EIIs took place at the Madrid SET-Plan conference in June 2010. These EIIs supplement two earlier initiatives, which have already been implemented: Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Technology