Ready to kick-start the Hydrogen Economy
Hydrogen is the missing link to achieve climate-neutrality. Hans van Steen, Acting Director for renewables, R&I and energy efficiency at DG Energy, and Thorsten Herdan, Director General at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs & Energy, concurred on the...more >
The Energy System Integration and Hydrogen Strategies: a missed opportunity?
The right intention but insufficient conclusions and actions. This is the summary of EUTurbines and EUGINE on the Energy System Integration Strategy presented today by the European Commission.
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EUGINE and EUTurbines Joint Press Release: Climate-neutrality - renewable gases as a prerequisite
"The climate-neutrality objective provides certainty on the direction we are heading in for 2050 but lacks clarity on the steps in between and the solutions to be developed for achieving it”, said Ralf Wezel, Secretary General of both EUGINE and...more >
EUGINE and EUTurbines Joint Press Release European Green Deal: Opportunities for renewable gas power generation
EUTurbines and EUGINE welcome the ambitions expressed in the European Green Deal presented today. The European gas power plant industry, represented by the two associations covering turbine and engine technologies respectively, supports the...more >
EIB energy lending policy: EUTurbines welcomes the EIB’s support for renewable gases
EUTurbines appreciates the efforts of the EIB to make an ambitious proposal, while still trying to accommodate some of the system needs in the transitional period. Over the next decade gas and the entire gas infrastructure – including power generation...more >
Gas turbines in a decarbonised gas network
EUTurbines – in coordination with Gas Infrastructure Europe and the German Energy Agency – had the pleasure of hosting an EU Sustainable Energy Week session entitled “Sectoral integration: shaping EU’s climate-neutral future” yesterday. The event gathered in a panel discussion...more >
European turbines industry elects new leadership team
Thomas Thiemann from Siemens Gas & Power in Germany has been elected new President of EUTurbines yesterday. The leadership team of the association for the next 2 years is completed by Daniela Gentile from Ansaldo Energia in Italy and former...more >
EUTurbines Press Release on the Election Manifesto
The Gas Turbine Industry publishes Election Manifesto for a strong European industry and a climate-neutral economy
The EUTurbines Election Manifesto is published in view of the EU elections for the European Parliament at the end of May and the change in...
EUTurbines on the State of the Energy Union report
Good progress - next focus must be sector coupling and clean gas
EUTurbines welcomes the publication of the fourth report on the State of the Energy Union yesterday. Over the recent years the European Union has made considerable efforts towards ensuring...
EUTurbines signs Bucharest Declaration for a sustainable and smart gas infrastructure for Europe
The Romanian EU Presidency and EU Climate and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete gathered all gas grid stakeholders in Bucharest on 1 April 2019 to discuss a reform of Europe’s gas system. The target: to accommodate increasing shares of...more >
The Gas Turbine Industry Commitments to drive Europe’s transition to a decarbonised energy mix
Brussels, 23 January 2019: Members of EUTurbines, the voice of Europe’s gas and steam turbine industry, published a set of ambitious commitments to drive the transition of gas power generation to renewable gas, in line with the EU’s 2050...more >
Joint Press release ETE, EUGINE, EUTurbines on EU Long Term Strategy
The European Commission presented on 28 November the much awaited “Strategy for long-term EU greenhouse gas emissions reductions”. The strategy presents possible paths and measures that will allow the EU to comply with...more >
EUGINE and EUTurbines Joint Press Release on Horizon Europe
Horizon Europe – ITRE Committee vote:
Energy efficiency, flexibility and renewable gases rightfully taken on board
R&I support is crucial to ensure the transition towards a reliable, cost-efficient and decarbonised energy system. It is therefore...
Joint Press Release: A carbon-neutral but reliable energy system is possible
Ahead of the European Commission’s consultation on the EU Long-term Decarbonisation Strategy, the sector of gas-based power generation highlights one of the energy system’s most promising...more >
E&M Powernews - EU research project on flexibility
German magazine "Energie & Management" published a most informative article on the EU research procject working on the flexibility of power plants driven by turbines, emphasizing the participation of EUTurbines members.
EUGINE / EUTurbines Press Release - High potential for Power-to-Gas in power generation
Power-to-Gas-to-Power is a promising solution, which can contribute to solving the flexibility challenge in a system with an ever-increasing share of variable renewable energy sources - but needs a favourable framework. This was the main conclusion of the conference “Power-to-Gas:...more >
Press Release - New President
European turbines industry elects new leadership team
Michael Ladwig from GE Power in Switzerland is the elected new President of EUTurbines, the association representing Europe’s gas and steam turbine based technology providers. The new leadership team for the next 2 years...more >
Flexible Gas-to-Power is important for the Energy Union and needs a suitable framework
Gas-to-Power has a strong, complementing role to play with an increasing share of variable renewables in the European energy mix. This was one of the key statements conveyed at an event organised jointly by EUGINE, EUTurbines and GasNaturally representing the...more >
European Electricity Market Design: Flexibility of the energy system
EUTurbines welcomes the publication of the consultative communication on a new electricity market design today. This initiative arrives at the time when the growing share of intermittent renewable energy sources poses a flexibility challenge to the energy system that needs...more >
Energy Union Package: What it needs to achieve a fully integrated electricity market
EUTurbines welcomes the publication of the Energy Union Package
yesterday. EUTurbines shares the European Commission’s opinion that only with a long-term, ambitious energy policy framework the EU will be able to achieve a sustainable, competitive and secure energy system.