Thursday, 30 June 2016
Coal-based power stations and industrial facilities are largely powered by harmful fossil fuels. If we replaced fossil fuels with solid biofuels, Europe would dramatically reduce its CO2 emissions.
Monday, 06 June 2016
EU-funded researchers have developed and patented tools to make photovoltaic generation more reliable, cost-effective and easier to integrate into the grid, providing a boost to solar power SMEs and helping to make sustainable energy more attractive to businesses and end users.
Friday, 03 June 2016
From the Sun, the Moon and flames, to ultra-modern semiconductors, human history is inherently bound to light.
Thursday, 28 April 2016
The grassy banks of the river Barrow in Ireland may look unproductive in agricultural terms, but to scientists involved in a European research project the land and its vegetation may hold the key to an energy revolution.
Tuesday, 26 April 2016
An EU-funded project has developed new ways of converting biomass in Brazil into a range of higher value-added products, helping to cut waste, reduce fossil fuel dependence and strengthen sustainable paper-making practices.
Friday, 15 April 2016
Electric vehicles are a reality, and scientists are now looking ahead. They are exploring new frontiers to make them safer, more reliable, more autonomous and more affordable.
Thursday, 14 April 2016
A cleaner, more efficient ferry is on the horizon. A prototype mid-range 100 % electric vessel developed by an EU-funded project is set to cut transport pollution and operational costs.
Wednesday, 13 April 2016
If you are thinking of buying an electric vehicle, one consideration is how far you can go before recharging.
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
Lightweight electric vehicles capable of being stacked together are to be trialled in three cities by a ground-breaking EU-funded project.
Monday, 14 March 2016
The EERA Annual Reception will take place on 4 April in Brussels. The newly elected chairman of the European Commission’s Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM), Henrik C.