European Geothermal Congress


European Geothermal Energy Council and the main event sponsor Enel Green Power are pleased to announce the European Geothermal Congress 2013 event. The event will take place 3-7 June 2013 at Palazzo dei Congressi in Pisa, Italy, and will be held under the auspices of the International Geothermal Association – European Regional Branch, which will also set up the Scientific Committee for the Congress. 

Please have a look at the congress website regularly, as you will find more information there as soon as it becomes available.


EUROGIA+ Marine Renwables Information Day


Date : Monday, March 5thTime : 14:00 – 19:00
Place: GdFSuez
Direction Recherche & Innovation
1 et 2 place Samuel de Champlai
Faubourg de l’Arche
Registration : Please email until Feb. 29 to

As the EUREKA cluster for low carbon energy technologies, EUROGIA+ helps transnational collaborations get their energy-related RD&D projects funded. This information day will give you a unique opportunity to learn about the EUROGIA+ programme and the funding possibilities.

As one of the key technologies for Europe’s energy future, marine renewables represent an important subset of projects funded through EUROGIA+. With the special focus on marine renewables, this EUROGIA+ information day intends to facilitate the generation of exciting transnational RD&D projects in this area by bringing together interested industry and academic players from all over Europe.

Bring your ideas, find partners and get funding support at the EUROGIA+ Information day in Paris on March 5th.

Programme :

14:00 Marc Florette, VP Research, GdFSuez: Welcome. ‘The importance of low carbon energy technology developments for GdFSuez.’

14:15 Pierre Besse, Bureau Veritas, ‘The European marine industry and its role in the development of marine renewables.’

14:30 Jose Luis Villate, Ocean Energy Association and TECNALIA, ‘Technology developments in ocean energy.

14:45 Manuela Conconi, European Wind Energy Association, ‘Market prospects for offshore wind.’

15:00 Yann Hervé  De Roeck, Platforme France Energie Marine: ‘France Energies Marines: How is France going to catch up on marine renewable technologies?’

15:15 Thierry Langlois, EU DG Research, ‘FP7 and Horizon support for Low Carbon Energy Technologies and the links to Eurogia+.’

15:30 tbc, ERA-Net Wave and Wind, ‘Transnational collaboration for marine renewables in Europe.’

15:45 Chris Besson, Eurogia+ Office Director, ‘Eurogia+ overview; how to get your projects funded.’

16:15 Raul Manzanas Eurogia+ Chairman and Acciona, ‘Leveraging public funding to develop new marine renewables technologies, some examples.’

16:30 Yves Robin, DGCIS, ‘Public support for low carbon energy technologies in France.’

16:45 Coffee Break

17:00 Brokerage event:

-    Project ideas: participants in the information days are invited to present in 5 minutes each project ideas for which they would like to find some partners.

-    Break-out sessions: participants interested in proposing projects can get individual consultations with EUROGIA+ and Public Authorities representatives on any question they may have concerning their project ideas

18:15 Refreshments, courtesy of GdFSuez




Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Conference, Israel


The Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Initiative is excited to invite you to participate in the 5th International Renewable Energy Conference & Exhibition which will take place in Eilat, Israel, November 27-29.
In 2011, over 1800 leading Renewable Energy professionals from government, business, academia and NGOs attended the conference. Guests and delegates from the all around the globe created a fruitful working atmosphere which has lead to collaborative projects around the world.
For further information, please go to Eilat -Eilot Renewable Energy Conference website

EUROGIA+ Information Day in Madrid -September 30, 2011


EUROGIA+ is pleased to announce that the next information day will be held in Madrid on September 30, 2011 under the auspices of CDTI.  The goal of Madrid information day is  to present Spanish funding schemes and EUROGIA+ to Spanish industry and academia. 

The highlight of the event will be the bilateral meetings, giving the opportunity to the participants to introduce their project ideas to EUROGIA+ team and CDTI.

For registration, please contact :
Ms María Luisa Revilla Trujillo

EUROGIA+ Day : Decarbonizing Europe and Beyond




EUROGIA+ DAY: Decarbonizing Europe and Beyond

November 15, 2011

Venue: EUREKA Secretariat Rue Neerveld 107 1200, Brussels

On 15 November, EUROGIA+ is organizing EUROGIA+ Day to celebrate its 3rd anniversary with the distinguished speakers from across Europe.

was founded in 2008 to support and promote international partnerships developing innovative projects in low-carbon energy technologies.
Deployment of low carbon energy technologies is the only way to meet Europe’s ambitious 20-20-20 objectives and address climate change. EUROGIA+ Programme supports all innovative energy technologies that will reduce the carbon footprint.

Join us at EUROGIA+ Day where you will have a unique opportunity to learn more about EUROGIA+ programme, low carbon energy technologies and the achievements of public- private partnerships. This event will bring together energy sector,academia as well as key stakeholders and policy makers in Europe.

EUROGIA+ Day will be followed by Brokerage Event in the afternoon which will allow the participants to introduce their project ideas to EUROGIA+ and to the public authorities. 

*The detailed programme will be published soon

Please send registration form to Ms Nil Atmaca


European Innovation Summit


The 3rd European Innovation Summmit will be organized in Brussels and Warsaw. In Warsaw the adjustment of the EU policies to regional and local contexts will be the main topic discussed . In Brussels meetings, which will be held in the European Parliament,  the challenges of innovation funding and financing will be adressed.

For registration and more information, please visit :
Innovation Summit 2011



EUROGIA+ Information Day in Paris - July 4, 2011


Next EUROGIA+ Information Day will be organized by French Finance Ministry in Paris. The main aim of this event is to attract more French Participation in EUROGIA+ projects.

EUROGIA+ Paris Information Day will take place on the 4th of July at UBIFRANCE grand amphithéatre. During the information day, the General Manager of EUROGIA+, Christian Besson will feature a presentation and companies, research institutes and universities will learn how to submit a successful EUROGIA+ project.

Date: 04.07.2011

Address: UBIFRANCE Grand Amphithéatre
77 Boulevard Saint Jacques
75014 PARIS

For Registration please contact:


Sol-Ion won 2011 Innovation Prize at Bad Staffelstein


Voltwerk won 2011 Innovation prize at Bad Staffelstein
Voltwerk VS 5 hybrid - receives the award of most innovative solar product.

DERBI 2011 International Conference


Within the framework of the Enterprise Europe Network and the DERBI 2011 International Conference, the CCIR Languedoc-Roussillon is organizing the Pro'Energy Technological & Business Meetings on May 16&07, a Brokerage Event focusing on:

  • Renewable energies
  • Eco-building and energy efficiency.



Eurogia+ Info Day& Brokerage Event in Oslo - May 26,2011


If you would like to attend the event please register on