EURICS Public Consultation

On 31 May 2016, UNI-SET has coordinated the Response of the European Platform of Universities in Energy Research & Education (EUA-EPUE) to the "Public Consultation on the development of a comprehensive, integrated research, innovation and competitiveness strategy for the Energy Union" (weblink here). ‘Research, innovation and competitiveness’ is one of the five ‘dimensions’ of the Energy Union.

The response highlighted in particular the need for long-term thinking and support for university-based research and education in the energy field. Moreover, it called for the integration and support of multi-stakeholder cooperation and openness for scientific advice of the strategy.