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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Register now for the webinar : "The Advantages of Electrification for Decarbonisation"

What advantages will high shares of renewables-based electrification bring for society, the climate and the economy? Join us in our upcoming webinar...

Workshop - "The need for a Climate Neutral Integrated System Package for Energy - The role of grids in enabling an interconnected, distributed, renewables-based European energy system"

Expanding the grid to connect renewable energy sources (RES) to consumers and to facilitate the use of RES across Europe is an essential and efficient...

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Collaborative Briefing Paper Released: "Green Electricity Corridors in Europe"

Discussion papers on storage and undergrounding launched at workshop on "The role of grids in delivering National Energy and Climate Plans"

RGI on the Global Climate Strike: Urgent action necessary to reach Paris climate targets

Topics

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.