EUROGIA Board is growing stronger


Brussels, October 5, 2015 - Abengoa, a leading company for sustainability in the energy and environment sector, joined EUROGIA Board. ABENGOA aims to generate transnational energy technology proposals within EUROGIA programme alongside EUROGIA Members and other international partners.

EUROGIA General Manager, Gabriel Marquette said  "Abengoa, with its experience in EUROGIA call for proposals, will bring an added value to our Board and cooperate with other members to help achieve our aim to reduce the carbon footprint". EUROGIA Board is composed with energy technology provider companies and has overall responsibility for determining EUROGIA strategy and Technology Roadmap. 

More about ABENGOA : 

Abengoa applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, generating electricity from renewable resources, converting biomass into biofuels and producing drinking water from sea water. Abengoa’s business is structured around three activities : Engineering and construction, concession-type infrastructures and industrial production.

EUREKA: 30 Years of making history


Watch the full version of  EUREKA 30 years anniversary video and discover how EUREKA projects have an every day impact of people. 


ITEA3 Call 02 PO Preparation Days


22 & 23 September 2015:
ITEA 3 Call 2 PO Preparation Days 2015
Brussels - Belgium
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The 6th Korea EUREKA Day will be organized in Seoul on May 20&22,2015.  This event organized by  Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology (KIAT) will provide a platform to strengthen dialogue between Korea and other EUREKA Member Countries.  Parallel sessions on different technology fields will be held to generate project proposals involving both Korean and European partners. 

For more information and registration, please visit


Cardtek Group joined EUROGIA Board


Cardtek Group specialised in payment technologies joined EUROGIA2020 Board in March 2015. The Group aims to bring its expertise in energy efficiency domain and build partnerships with other Board Member Companies. EUROGIA2020 Board consists of 13 key energy technology players. 

Cardtek Group is founded by three entrepreneurs in 2001 to meet the growing deman in chip and payment technologies mandated by EMV standards.Cardtek Group is composed of 6 fully owned subsidiary companies. Together with its international affiliates, the Group is directly operating from 5 different countries; USA, Canada, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Azerbaijan.


EUROGIA2020 centrado en el desarrollo de tecnologías de baja emisión de carbono, organiza una jornada informativa en Madrid.


Fecha : Miércoles 18 de Febrero de 2015
Hora : 10h a 13h
Lugar: Salón de Actos del CDTI; C/Cid nº4 ; 28001; Madrid
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El Clúster EUREKA de energía, EUROGIA2020, centrado en el desarrollo de tecnologías de baja emisión de carbono, organiza una jornada informativa en Madrid.

EUROGIA2020 promueve y apoya consorcios internacionales para el desarrollo de proyectos de I+D en tecnologías energéticas de bajas emisiones de carbono. Los participantes españoles de estos proyectos se benefician de la financiación de proyectos internacionales del CDTI.

EUROGIA2020 cubre toda la cadena de valor de la energía y ha concedido su sello a 31 proyectos por un valor de 200 millones de euros entre los años 2008 -2014

South Africa declared its support for EUROGIA2020


                     South Africa declared its support for EUROGIA2020 

South Africa declared its support for EUROGIA2020, the EUREKA Cluster for low carbon energy technologies. Today 19 EUREKA Member Countries are supporting EURGIA2020 Cluster along with South Africa. Supporting Countries provide their political support and embrace clusters as tools to achieve national R&D objectives. 

South Africa will be invited to lend its official support to EUROGIA2020 at EUREKA level during the next NPC/HLG Meeting which will take place on 17-19 March in Geneva. 


EUROGIA2020 Fact Sheet


A brief review of what is EUROGIA2020 :


COSIA Challenges: Calls for projects to deliver accelerated improvement in environmental performance through collaborative action and innovation


COSIA (Canada`s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance) identified challenges to achieve its aspiration to produce oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions. COSIA challenges aim to mobilize the minds and resources of external stakeholders and global solutions providers. 

Challenges are as follows :  

Downhole Stream Generation
Enriched Combustion Air
Natural Gas Decarbonization
Water and Energy Recovery
New Heat Exchanger 
Pressure let down  

For further information and submission, please visit COSIA Challenges.  

Energy Transition: EUROGIA2020, a tool to achieve low carbon goals


Energy Transition: EUROGIA2020, a tool to achieve low carbon energy goals

EUROGIA2020, the EUREKA Cluster for low carbon energy technologies, is organizing an information day and brokerage event with support of the French Public Authorities  on December 10, 2014 in Paris at IPGP (The institute of Earth Physics of Paris).

This event brings together high level speakers from GdFSuez, French Administration and funding agencies to assess how innovation can help achieve Energy Transition in France. The new bill sets ambitious targets to reduce the overall energy consumption, while increasing the role of renewables. EUROGIA2020 with its proven experience in fostering innovative collaborative projects can help Member States meet objectives which were set at EU and national levels. The conference will be followed with a brokerage session where energy project ideas searching for partners are presented.

EUROGIA2020 supports and promotes international partnerships developing innovative projects in low carbon energy technologies. Between year 2008- 2013, EUROGIA labelled 29 projects worth 200 M Euros and enabled their access to national funding in 41 EUREKA Member Countries.

Mark your calendars for Wednesday December 10, 2014. 

For registration  



  • Welcome SpeechCNRS (French National Center for Scientific Research)

  • How technological innovation can help achieve energy transition, Mr Raphael Schoentgen, Director of Research and Technologies, GDF Suez

  • The role of minerals in energy production, Mr Olivier Vidal, Research Director at the Institute of Earth Sciences CNRS (French National Center for Research)

  • A regional demonstrator of the hydrogen economy in West Normandy, Mr Laurent Jammes, EHD2020 Technical and Scientific Director & ACTYS General Manager

  • Public Support for low carbon energy technologies in France, Mr  Dominique- Paul Warnier, High Level representative of France to EUREKA, DGE (Direction Generale des Entreprises)

Buffet Lunch

  • Presentation of EUROGIA2020 activityMr Christian Besson, Office Director ofEUROGIA2020 & Mr Gabriel Marquette, General Manager of EUROGIA2020

  • Funding Opportunities for French ParticipantsMr Patrick Cornet,  Responsible for collaborative international programmes, Bpifrance

  • Brokerage session – Participants are invited to present their potential project ideas to create transnational project consortia

  • Face-to-face meetings – Meet the industry representatives to explore collaboration opportunity