The Renewables Grid Initiative (RGI)

RGI is a unique collaboration of NGOs and TSOs from across Europe engaging in an ‘energy transition ecosystem-of-actors’. We promote fair, transparent, sustainable  grid development to enable the growth of renewables to achieve full decarbonisation in line with the Paris Agreement.

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RGI welcomes new Member: Statnett

RGI organises workshop for Ukrainian grid operators on bird protection for system security

RGI Statement on the EU Electricity Market Design reform


Workshop: How to plan and deploy nature friendly offshore wind

RGI and Ligue pour la Protection des Oiseaux (LPO/BirdLife International France) will co-host a workshop at this year's European Maritime Days in...

Webinar: Fire watch - How can the grid help prevent wildfires?

The sixth Webinar of the 'Energy & Nature' series investigated how proactive management of electricity grid assets, new technologies, and...

Workshop: How to integrate nature into offshore wind and grid infrastructure - a spotlight on offshore auctioning

On 26 April, RGI, WindEurope, and Members of the Offshore Coalition for Energy and Nature hosted an invitation-only workshop on the design of offshore...


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

More RGI Activities

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. 

The 'Good Practice of the Year' award rewards those who dare to think outside the box when it comes to creating the grid for the energy transition. Each year, we invite everyone who develops new technological solutions, tackles innovative grid designs, takes on the question of how grid projects can be met with more societal support, or creates improved nature protection approaches to share their practices via our award competition. 

RGI gratefully acknowledges the EU LIFE funding support:

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