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 two new Board Members: Bernard de Clercq (Elia Group) and Francisco Ferreira (Zero)

RGI Statement on Renewable Hydrogen

Offshore Coalition for Energy and Nature (OCEaN) Statement on the upcoming EU Restoration Law


Webinar: Shared Airspace - Innovative approaches for a bird-friendly electricity grid

Our second Energy & Nature webinar dives into three innovative practices which all aim to tackle risk of bird mortality around electricity...

Best Practice Webinar: Building a shared understanding of the energy transition between industry and civil society

This webinar intends to showcase successful consultation processes between the TSO RTE and the NGO France Nature Environment (FNE) in France –...


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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Funded by the European Union. Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union or the LIFE Programme. Neither the European Union nor the granting authority can be held responsible for them.