EUREC Agency was established as a European Economic Interest
Grouping in 1991 to strengthen and rationalize the European RD&D efforts on renewable energy technologies. As an
independent association, it groups about 40 prominent RD&D groups from all
EU States - except Luxembourg. The research fields include solar buildings, wind, photovoltaics,
biomass, small hydro, solar thermal power stations, ocean energy, solar
chemistry and solar materials, hybrid systems, developing countries and
integration of renewable energy in the energy infrastructure.
The fields of operation of EUREC Agency are :
contacts and co-operation between its members and European industry as well as
selected EU political groupings active in the field of renewable energy utilization.
targeted information to the European Commission, the Directorate-Generals and
the Parliament and groupings of parliamentarians with a special responsibility
for energy affairs.
- Preparation of consensus position papers with road
maps and strategies for RD&D on different renewable energy technologies.
and co-ordination of projects which are of general interest for renewable
of know-how of renewable energy technologies to both the general public and
specific target groups.
a platform for common initiatives with international organisations and will pay
special attention to the transfer of knowledge and technologies to the
To contact EUREC Agency :
- general secretary : Karel
DERVEAUX (see above)
- biomass contact : Mr K. BLOK
NL - 3526 KL Utrecht
P.O. Box 8408
NL - 3503 RK Utrecht
Tél. : +31 65 586 67 36
Fax : +31 30 280 83 01
E-mail : email@example.com
For more information, see EUREC Agency's web site :