Press releases


Energy Storage: a Decarbonisation Enabler

Press release
N° 04-2015

In the framework of the COP21, EASE would like to present a paper to highlight the importance of Energy Storage as a Decarbonisation Enabler as well as the challenges ahead of us.

December 2015

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Towards a Fair Market Design for Energy Storage and a New Deal for Energy Consumers

Press release
N° 03-2015

EASE supports the Market Reforms proposed by the European Commission

July 2015.

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Press release
N° 02-2015

EASE is part of a consortium supporting the European Commission in defining an integrated R&D strategy in smart grids and energy storage

February 2015.

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For more information, please check out the project website.



Dr Klaus Peter Röttgen (E.ON) takes over EASE presidency on January 1st 2015

Press release
N° 01-2015

Three years after the creation of the European Association for Storage of Energy, the presidency is renewed for the first time.

January 2015.

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Successful closing of First Energy Storage Global Conference

Press release
N° 03-2014


From the 19th to the 21st of November, EASE, the European Association for Storage of Energy, organised the first Energy Storage Global Conference in the Cercle National des Armées in Paris, together with ESA and ATEE-CSE (respectively the American and French Energy Storage Association), DG Joint Research Centre and DG Energy of the European Commission and Sandia National Laboratories.
More than 150 delegates attended this first conference, which saw 40 speakers from the European Commission, the National Administrations, Industry, Research Centres and other National & International bodies.

December 2014

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EASE welcomes the creation of GESA

Press release
N° 02-2014


The European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE) welcomes the creation of GESA, the Global Energy Storage Alliance.

On April 1st,2014 GESA was jointly founded by the California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA), the German Energy Storage Association (BVES), the China Energy Storage Alliance (CNESA), the India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA), the US Energy Storage Association (ESA), and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE). The main aim of this international body is to advance education, collaboration, knowledge and proven frameworks about the benefits of energy storage globally.

EASE, as the voice of the energy storage community, actively promoting the use of energy storage in Europe and worldwide, supports the vision and aims of the Global Energy Storage Alliance and looks forward to a fruitful cooperation of both associations in the future. 

August 2014



European Association for Storage of Energy launches website

Press release
N° 01-12

European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE) unveils as a tool to help develop and promote the use of energy storage in Europe and worldwide.

August 2012

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Creation of EASE: European Association for Storage of Energy

Press release
N° 01-11

A group of Europe’s leading players in the energy sector, including manufacturers, utilities and academic bodies, came together in Brussels on September 27 to sign the formal constitution for the creation of the European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE). This international non-profit association is focused on acting as a coherent voice to promote the roles of energy storage as key enabling technologies for Europe’s transition towards a sustainable, flexible and stable energy system.

September 2011

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