Call for projects: Electricity from the sun

The Swedish Energy Agency will grant 30 million SEK to projects within the research and innovation programme “Electricity from the Sun”. This is a call for project proposals in all areas. Deadline: 31 March, 2017 24.00 hrs.

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IEA: World Energy Outlook 2016

Download the Executive Summary of the World Energy Outlook 2016 from the International Energy Agency.

Hydropower expert is new StandUp Adjunct Professor in Luleå

Fredrik Engström from Vattenfall is new Adjunct Professor of Fluid Mechanics at Luleå University of Technology, within the STandUp framework. As Chairman of the Porjus Hydropower Centre, he wants to make the unique facility more accessible to the university and others.


IET Power Electronics Premium Award to StandUp researchers

Remya Krishna, Deepak E. Soman, Sasi K. Kottayil and Mats Leijon received the IET Power Electronics Premium Award for the paper Pulse delay control for capacitor voltage balancing in a three-level boost neutral point clamped inverter, IET Power Electronics Volume 8, lssue 2, 2015, p.268-277 

Nordic Energy Technology Perspectives 2016‌

The IEA and Nordic Energy Research launched Nordic Energy Technology Perspectives 2016‌ with a first event on 23 May in Stockholm. To sign up to one of the other launch events or order a free hard copy of the report, visit

‌‌Based on the scenarios and analysis of Energy Technology Perspectives, the Nordic Energy Technology Perspectives series assesses how the Nordic region can achieve a carbon-neutral energy...