Future Cleantech Architects' Policy Recommendations

Our research-driven, science-based policy recommendations aim to address pressing challenges and opportunities in hard-to-abate sectors. Based on our own analysis and workshops and aligned with industry trends, we aim to identify specific steps that will remove roadblocks and bridge the innovation gaps to reach net zero by 2050.

You can find our different recommendations, supporting evidence, and open letters below.

Future Cleantech Architects’ response to consultations

Future Cleantech Architects provided its feedback on Terna’s assessment “STUDIO SULLE TECNOLOGIE DI RIFERIMENTO PER LO STOCCAGGIO DI ENERGIA ELETTRICA,” in line with Resolution 247/2023/R/EEL, open for consultation until 4 September 2023.

Anchoring innovation in the European Renewables Energy Directive’s revision (RED III)

We were asked by European lawmakers to share our thoughts on how to integrate support for high-impact innovation in the process of revising upcoming legislation on renewables. For this, we teamed up with our friends from EUREC – The Association of European Renewable Energy Research Centres.

Policy Recommendations for LDES

Key takeaways from two workshops on long duration energy storage market design with industry players

Hydrogen and mobility

Future Cleantech Architects on E-Fuels

Our open letters:

Letter ahead of the European Council’s extraordinary meeting on the Green Deal Industrial Plan (GDIP) on 9-10 February

Published: February, 2023

Call for European Commission Communication to recognise the need for a carbon capture and
storage strategy to reach climate neutrality in Europe

Published: December, 2022

5% of new capacity from “Innovative” Renewable Energy: A necessary and do-able enhancement to the Renewable Energy Directive

Published: October, 2022

Investors and civil society call for prioritizing climate and energy security in the 2023-24 Horizon Europe Work Programme

Published: June, 2022

Ambitious binding renewable hydrogen targets in priority sectors are key for Europe’s energy security and to become global leader

Published: March, 2022