2018-02-08 16:00International energy ministerial meetings in Öresund region
In May 2018, Sweden, the EU and the Nordic countries will together host major energy ministerial meetings. In connection with these meetings, the Öresund region will also host Nordic Clean Energy Week. Politicians, researchers and business representatives will come together to discuss future energy solutions.
2018-02-07 11:15 Press release146 million to Northvolt’s pilot plant in Västerås
The Swedish Energy Agency has granted funding of up to SEK 146 million to Northvolt Lab's planned pilot plant for large-scale battery manufacturing in Sweden. The decision is a major step towards a new domestic industry and a sustainable energy system.
2018-02-02 10:27Flying start for the first investment in new industry venture (The Industrial Leap)
The first decision in the Swedish Government's long-term venture The Industrial Leap, which the Swedish Energy Agency is responsible for, is now done. The project funded is a feasibility study for a pilot plant for fossil-free steel production, HYBRIT, where the Swedish Energy Agency provides support with SEK 9.7 million.
2018-01-12 14:12Human, Energy Systems and Society – First call
The Swedish Energy Agency announces grant funding of SEK 60 million within the framework of the five-year research program Humans, energy systems, and society (MESAM) 2017-2022.
2017-02-27 09:00 Press releaseThe Swedish Energy Agency Is Investing Heavily in a Carbon-Dioxide-Free Steel Industry
SSAB's, LKAB's and Vattenfall's initiative for a carbon-dioxide-free steel industry has gained additional support from The Swedish Energy Agency. Today the agency passed a resolution to finance a 4-year long research project for SEK 99 million. At the same time, the three companies behind the initiative, SSAB, LKAB, and Vattenfall, have decided to form a corporate joint venture to spur on this initiative.