Joint letter: call for market-based procurement of ancillary services

Ahead of the upcoming COREPER negotiations on the reformed electricity market design, we would like to draw the attention to two problematic proposals to change the Council text on the…

Open Letter: How to ensure a simple and effective Smartness Indicator

The SEDC, together with CEMBUREAU, COGEN Europe, ECOS, ESMIG and WindEurope, welcomes the introduction of a smartness indicator in the proposals for a new Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, and…

Joint Statement Strengthening the regional approach to system operation to boost renewables’ integration

Europe needs to integrate ever-growing shares of renewable energy sources into the wholesale power market. This path is a no brainer for Europe and for the signatories of this statement. Today…

Open Letter – EPBD vote: unique opportunity to unlock the flexibility of buildings

The revised EPBD offers a unique opportunity to unlock the flexibility of buildings, to use them as a source of demand response for the overall electricity system and grid, and…

Open Letter: A New Market Design for Competition, Innovation and Consumer Empowerment

The ITRE Committee’s scrutiny of the Electricity Regulation and Directive is the opportunity to align legislation to the emerging flexible, competitive and environmentally-friendly energy system of the future. Within the…

Open Letter: Bringing sustainability & smartness into European Buildings: Let’s not miss the chance brought by the EPBD Revision

6 June 2017 – The SEDC together with 14 associations represent millions of jobs in Europe and a wide range of business players which provide, implement and/or use energy technologies and services…