January 2020 / Policy Papers
Different policy measures are needed to promote the research, development, and deployment of all energy storage technologies. EASE supports efforts by EU policymakers to bolster the manufacturing and deployment of safe and sustainable battery technologies across the EU and believes that a proposal for sustainability requirements could have a positive impact on the industry.
February 2020 / Event Reports
EASE - European Commission Innovation Fund Workshop
On 5 February 2020, over 90 participants attended, in person or via webinar, the EASE - European Commission Innovation Fund Workshop to discuss one of Europe’s most ambitious funding programmes for demonstration of innovative low-carbon technologies with high-level European Commission officers.
The Innovation Fund is a key funding instruments for delivering the EU’s economy-wide commitments under the Paris Agreement and supporting the European Commission’s strategic vision of a climate neutral Europe by 2050.
The Innovation Fund focuses on:
- Innovative low-carbon technologies and processes in energy intensive industries, including products
substituting carbon intensive ones
- Carbon capture and utilisation (CCU)
- Construction and operation of carbon capture and storage (CCS)
- Innovative renewable energy generation
- Energy storage