Cooking a dinner, heating a house, lighting a street, keeping a hospital open, running a factory – all these require energy. Energy is thus at the heart of everybody's quality of life and a crucial factor for economic competiveness and employment... read more
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16 September 2014
The EU supports a broad portfolio of energy technologies: from renewable energies to energy efficiency, energy networks and clean coal (CCS). This support is embedded in the policy framework of the SET-Plan.
Nuclear Energy Research
Fusion, fission and radiation protection research are managed in Europe by the Euratom framework programmes. The EC's Energy (Euratom) Directorate is also responsible for formulating policies and strategies in this field.