Wednesday, 05 May 2010
The Commission has adopted a Communication to the European Parliament and the Council which concludes that in view of substantial overall cost increases for International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER), which have more than doubled the costs for Europe (to around €7.2 billion instead of an initial expected €2.
Friday, 30 April 2010
Representatives of the EU and Japan met at Rokkasho (Japan) at the Steering Committee and approved the 2009 Annual Reports and welcomed the Project Plans for the three projects.
Thursday, 25 March 2010
This Conference will bring together 350 representatives of industry, academia, civil society, EU member-states and Commission departments for a two-day event focused on European Technology Platforms (ETPs).
Thursday, 18 March 2010
We have re-launched our energy research website for you. You may be surprised to find out that, with 15,000 hits a month on average, the European energy research page is already one of the most successful websites in the field.
Tuesday, 16 March 2010
This bilateral Agreement entered into force in May 2001 for five years. It has been recently extended a second time for an additional 5-year period until May 2016.
Monday, 01 March 2010
The fundamental aim of the conference will be to confirm support for the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan), which is expected to be the outcome of the meeting of the Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council in March.
Friday, 18 December 2009
• Symphony of excellence
• Ali Saïb's El Dorado
• Modern-day ethnologists
• On the edge of matter
• Fuelling the cars of tomorrow
• Genes that keep us in bed
• Nuclear waste: an insoluble question
• What’s to fear about mobile phones?
Friday, 11 December 2009
On the 4 December 2009 representatives of the EU and Japan met at the "Scuola della Carità" in Padova (Italy) to approve the construction activities and the manufacture of major components which will take place during 2010.
Friday, 27 November 2009
The European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) and the Brazilian Government have today signed a cooperation agreement in fusion energy research.
Thursday, 26 November 2009
Finding sites for the disposal of high level radioactive waste, mostly from nuclear power plants, is a pressing and controversial issue in Europe and beyond.