The Renewables Grid Initiative is a unique collaboration of environmental NGOs and transmission system operators from across Europe.

We promote transparent, environmentally sensitive grid development to enable the further steady growth of renewable energy and the energy transition.

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Invitation: 6th European Grid Conference - Sustainability and the Power Grid

At our 6th edition of the European Grid Conference, we will look at three different dimensions of the power grid: society, economy and the environment. How can grid investments have a social dimension? How can economic benefits for communities affected by new grid infrastructure be realised? How can biodiversity and nature profit from new and existing power lines?

 

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We deal with a multitude of topics related to the electricity grid. Find the six most current ones below. Take a look at our topics site for a full overview of the topics we work on. 

Are you facing a challenge regarding grid development and its environmental impacts, stakeholder engagement or technological and design decisions? Browse our best practice database with more than 100 examples and get inspired. 

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