News and press releases
2018-02-02 10:27 NewsFlying 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 14:12 NewsHuman, Energy Systems and Society – First callThe 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 IndustrySSAB'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.