To Top
  • The European Commission released important pieces of the European energy legislation, gathered in the previously-called Winter Package, now renamed Clean Energy for All Europeans, placing consumers at the heart of the EU’s energy strategy. Commission’s Energy Union Chief Maros Sefcovic had previously said that it will not be possible to achieve the 2030 targets if we overlook the enormous potential of buildings in Europe. The Commission has recognised that building renovation has also great potential to create local jobs ...

    read more
  • Winner Euroskills2016 Electrical Installations: Yvan Fässler (CH) Gold, Matthias Moser (A) Silver and Werner Sillanpää (FI) Bronze!! 18 hours of full duty, stress, sweat and persistence @Euroskills2016! This is exactly what award-winning participants, Yvan Fässler Switzerland (Gold) Matthias Moser, Austria. (Silver), Werner Sillanpää, Finland (Bronze) experienced during the 3-days competition in the Gothia Towers area of Gothenburg, Sweden. AIE President Thomas Carlsson (SE) had the honor to hand over the awards to the winning team. “It is fantastic to see all these youngsters happy and proud of their performance”.

    read more
  • AIE attended an interesting debate on Tuesday 18th October organized by the European Ombudsman on Truth, Facts and Social Media and how to cope with it in future journalism. Emily O' Reilly – the European Ombudsman - launched the debate by suspecting that if the most pro EU of us, had spent the six months prior to Brexit reading nothing but the Daily Mail (a mass market tabloid with a highly political anti-EU agenda), many of us might also have voted to leave.

    read more
  • MEPs adopted Mid-September a report from Guillaume Balas (French Socialist MEP) on the highly controversial subject of social dumping, bringing the EU one step closer to revising the Posting of Workers Directive, despite vigorous opposition in the East. The report also addresses a suitable balance between the demands of work, family commitments and personal life and provoked discussion on minimum income schemes across the EU.

    read more
  • As a follow-up to the joint co-signed letter in July, the AIE and Solar Power Europe met on Tuesday 20 September 2016 with the Cabinet of Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, Commissioner on Trade, to discuss the solar panels and cells trade case.

    read more

137 Billion Euro

1,2 Million
people work force

15 Member


Our Partners

> STAY INFORMED | Subscribe to our bi-monthly Newsletter