ESTI is a European reference laboratory for the verification of the power and energy generation of photovoltaic devices through the development of experimental methods suitable for international standardisation. It is located at the JRC Ispra site.
The JRC's interactive tool on smart grids gives the user present and future scenarios for different times of the day, showing the benefit an intelligent energy system can provide.
VELA comprises two chemical and physical analysis labs and seven major testing facilities capable of conducting emissions tests on a variety of vehicles. Two new facilities will focus on electric vehicle testing and interoperability.
A new JRC report analyses the geothermal energy sector in the EU, assessing the status of the technology, ongoing developments, related policies and markets.
The JRC organised today a roundtable debate to discuss the possible ways to support the recovery of the European photovoltaic (PV) industry and to retain Europe's prominent place in research in PV technology.
A booming photovoltaic market in Asia has propelled China to a global leader in photovoltaic energy installations in 2013, according to the latest edition of the JRC’s PV Status Report.
Over 650 energy stakeholders from Europe and beyond gathered in Rome this week for the 7th Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan) Conference.