EASE says policymakers ignoring storage

February 20, 2023

Despite the European Commission’s recent announcement of a ‘Green Deal Industrial Plan’, which it says, will aim to scale up renewable energy projects, including energy storage, there is scepticism about whether politicians in Brussels fully comprehend the importance of storage. In its response to the plan, EASE – The European Association for Storage of Energy said that Europe’s energy storage sector is a global leader in clean tech, but frequently, its role is “not fully recognised by policymakers”.