News and press releases
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.
2017-11-30 14:06 NewsContinued electricity surplus and export for 2016During 2016 electricity consumption increased in Sweden for the second year in a row. However, electricity production for 2016, totalling 152.5 TWh, was greater than Sweden's consumption. The Swedish Energy Agency presents this and other data in the Annual energy statistics (electricity, gas and district heating).
2017-08-21 11:24 NewsInvestment in improving energy efficiency in small and medium-sized enterprisesSince 2015, the Swedish Energy Agency has been conducting an initiative aimed at reducing the use of energy, increasing the share of renewable energy and reducing the climate impact at small and medium-sized enterprises. The goal that the Agency is working towards is for energy usage at small and medium-sized enterprises to decrease by 10 per cent of added value by 2023.
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.