SNETP encourages its members to support researchers of Ukraine

In March 2022 the European Commission’s Director-General for Research and Innovation, Jean-Eric Paquet, sent the following letter to beneficiaries of the Horizon programmes asking them to support researchers of Ukraine in these difficult times. Horizon projects are invited to give special consideration to researchers of Ukraine when filling up their vacancies. Such opportunities can be

2022-04-16T07:58:38+02:00April 16th, 2022|European news|0 Comments

US-EU INERI launches a call for collaboration between DOE and Euratom nuclear projects

The 2022 US-EU International Nuclear Energy Research Initiative (INERI) call, published on 20 January 2022, gives projects co-funded by Euratom an opportunity for cooperation with US Department of Energy (DOE) projects. To apply to the call, joint mini-proposals must reflect collaborative arrangements for cooperative R&D involving at least one participant from the DOE national laboratories

2022-02-09T14:02:28+01:00February 9th, 2022|European news|0 Comments

SNETP reacts to the leaked draft of the complementary Delegated Act of the EU Taxonomy Regulation

In January 2022, the draft of the complementary Delegated Act (CDA) of the EU Taxonomy Regulation that the European Commission sent to Member States Experts Group on Sustainable Finance and the Platform on Sustainable Finance for consultation was leaked. This draft document recognised nuclear energy as a main contributor to the decarbonisation of the EU's economy. SNETP

2022-01-24T10:40:50+01:00January 24th, 2022|European news|0 Comments

NC2I Chair attended the 15th SET Plan Conference

The 15th Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) conference took place in Bled (Slovenia) on the 25th and 26th of November 2021. The theme of the conference was “Research and Innovation to deliver a just and sustainable energy transition”. The conference was organized by the Slovenian presidency of the Council of the European Union and

2021-12-20T10:21:05+01:00December 20th, 2021|European news, Events, SNETP news|0 Comments

Deadline extended for the Nuclear Innovation Prize that will reward excellence in nuclear innovation

On 28 July 2021, the European Commission launched the Nuclear Innovation Prize that aims to reward innovation in the nuclear field. The prize has two categories: safety of reactor systems and radioactive waste management. Researchers, research teams and innovators or companies can submit an application concerning any technological innovation in one of these two areas

2021-11-20T10:59:51+01:00November 19th, 2021|European news|0 Comments

Foro Nuclear publishes its annual report on nuclear results and future perspectives

Foro Nuclear, the Spanish Nuclear Industry Forum, has published its annual report on the production and operation of Spanish nuclear power plants and the situation of nuclear power at global level. Foro Nuclear is the association that represents the interests of the Spanish nuclear industry. You can download the annual report Executive Summary (in English)

2021-09-24T09:42:38+02:00September 24th, 2021|European news, Publications|0 Comments

The EC releases a publication on the high level European nuclear roundtable

The European Commission has released a publication on the high level European nuclear roundtable that, SNETP along with other key nuclear stakeholders,  attended on 12 May 2021. The roundtable was organised by Commissioner Gabriel in collaboration with the Portuguese Presidency of the EU and the European Parliament to discuss future research and innovation, to increase

2021-09-24T09:42:56+02:00September 20th, 2021|European news, Publications, SNETP news|0 Comments

The IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme is open for applications

The IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme (MSCFP) aims to help increase the number of women in the nuclear field, supporting an inclusive workforce of both men and women who contribute to and drive global scientific and technological innovation. The Programme aims to inspire and encourage young women to pursue a career in the nuclear field,

2021-08-17T10:40:25+02:00August 17th, 2021|European news|0 Comments

SNETP calls for technology neutral approach

On 21 April 2021, the European Commission announced its intention to adopt a complementary Delegated Act of the EU Taxonomy Regulation to include activities not yet covered in the EU Taxonomy Climate Delegated Act. Nuclear energy shall be included in this complementary Delegated Act “subject and consistent with the results of the specific review process

2021-07-16T17:47:27+02:00July 15th, 2021|European news|0 Comments

EURATOM Information Day will take place on 16 July 2021

On 1 July 2021 the European Commission (EC) published the Euratom Research and Training Work Programme 2021-2022. The call for proposals details are available on the EC's Funding portal. To present the novelties of the programme and answer questions, the EC is holding a virtual Euratom Information Day on 16 July from 9:30 to 12:30 (CEST).

2021-07-08T09:30:00+02:00July 8th, 2021|European news|0 Comments
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