EU Science Hub

Past Events

Sep 28 2016
Sep 29 2016

The United States and the European Union (EU) are seeking to accelerate the transition to low-carbon energy systems, including power generation from variable solar and wind technologies.

Following the signing of a collaboration arrangement between the JRC and the US Department of Energy earlier this year, a workshop is being organised at the JRC's facilities in Ispra on 28-29 September 2016.

Hydrogen refuelling infrastructure workshop Hydrogen refuelling infrastructure workshop
©EU, 2016
May 24 2016
May 26 2016
Egmond aan zee

This workshop, organised by the European Commission, the US DoE (USA), NOW (Germany) and NEDO (Japan), aims at generating an exchange of international experience and knowledge in order to discuss current challenges and to develop new strategies to further integrate hydrogen and fuel cell technologies into the global energy portfolio with a special focus on the transportation sector.

May 03 2016
May 04 2016

The JRC organised workshop "Power-to-Hydrogen: key challenges and next steps"  was meant to follow up on the outcomes of the Sector Forum Energy Management (SFEM) Working Group (WG) on Hydrogen.

The workshop focused on Power to Hydrogen (P2H) representing a promising and major contribution to the challenging management of increased integration of intermittent renewable energy sources in the overall energy system.

European Transport Research Conference 2016
©TRA, 2016
Apr 18 2016
Apr 21 2016

Transport Research Arena 2016 – a transport research event in Europe, gathering every 2 years the key stakeholders:  researchers, experts, operators, industry and policy-makers.

Mar 09 2016

At the 9th of March’s External Cooperation Info Point, IES scientist Apollonia Miola will give a presentation in which she will speak about "Climate resilient and low carbon development - the new JRC global index to support the EU’s Global Climate Change Alliance+ (GCCA+) programme within the context of the SDGs".

The JRC’s new open source index facilitates the ex-ante evaluation of the structural features of the vulnerability to climate change of the target countries of the GCCA+.

logo ICOE 2016 logo ICOE 2016
©RenewableUK, 2016
Feb 23 2016
Feb 25 2016

The 6th edition of the International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE) will take place on the 23th to 25th of February 2016 in Edinburgh. ICOE 2016 is organised and hosted by RenewableUK.

The JRC will be present at the exhibition with a small stand at booth 72, promoting the SET-Plan and JRC work on ocean renewable energy.

JRC colleagues are also involved as speakers and chair persons in the conference, which will be opened by Commissioner Vella.


Visual of the event The Role of City-Regions in the Achievement of a Low-Carbon Economy
©Fotolia, alexpli
Feb 04 2016
Feb 04 2016

The workshop will focus on city-regions as their contribution is crucial in the achievement of a low carbon economy.

©EU, 2015
Oct 28 2015
Oct 29 2015

The inauguration of the European Interoperability Centre for Electric Vehicles and Smart Grids will be held in conjunction with the International Symposium "Towards a Transatlantic E-Mobility Market"on 28th – 29th October 2015 in Ispra, Italy.

The two-day Symposium will bring together key stakeholders to discuss aspects related to interoperability - Vehicles and Grids - and concrete actions to pave the way towards an e-mobility market.

Sep 10 2015
Sep 11 2015

A two-day workshop on road transport emissions modelling will take place, providing participants with background information on the subject.

Sep 02 2015
Sep 04 2015

The 3-day summer school will bring together scientists and policy-makers from the field of energy to learn how to better use evidence for policy-making.