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Who are we?

T&D Europe, the first European Association of the Electricity Transmission and Distribution Equipment and Services Industry, aims to promote the common technical, industrial economic, environmental and political interests of the European electricity transmission and distribution manufacturing, and product derives solutions industry.

T&D Europe was created in March 2008 by the merger of two European committees: CAPIEL HV and COTREL. It represents all relevant European national associations. The companies represented by T&D Europe account for a production worth over € 25 billion, and employ over 200.000 people in Europe.

T&D Europe is a driver for advanced solutions and technologies in the field of electricity networks, encouraging an energy-and cost-efficient as well as an environmentally friendly infrastructure.


FP7 Projects

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T&D Europe is a partner in two projects supported by the EU Seventh Framework Programme, namely Grid+ and e-Highway2050.

GRID+ is a Coordination and Support Action created to implement and support the management, planning and networking process of the European Electricity Grids Initiative (EEGI) during 2012-2014, for a period of 36 months, both in the EU and beyond its borders. The EEGI represents one of the European Industrial Initiatives under the Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan). Five critical issues concerning the electricity system and involving all stakeholders are addressed in this project: costs, benefits, KPIs, knowledge sharing, and financing. More information about this project is available here.


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The e-Highway2050 project is aimed at developing a methodology that can support the planning of the Pan-European Transmission Network, as a means to ensure a steadfast delivery of renewable electricity and pan-European market integration. The project will bring about a modular development plan for possible electricity highways and present options for a comprehensive pan-European grid architecture, based on various future power system scenarios. More information about this project is available here.


T&D Europe Technical guide to validate alternative gas for SF6 in electrical equipment

Brussels, 25 February 2016

T&D Europe Position Paper Concerning the 7th ECHA draft recommendation for inclusion of anhydrides in REACH Annex XIV

Brussels, 18 February 2016

T&D Europe President at EU energy intensive industry conference on 15 February 2016

Brussels, 15 February 2016

T&D Europe Press Release on GOES Antidumping Definitive Measures

Brussels, 10 November 2015

T&D Europe Press Release on GOES antidumping

Brussels, 1 October 2015


T&D Europe PP on GOES antidumping final following September hearings

Brussels, 23 September 2015


T&D Europe PP on GOES antidumping final disclosure

Brussels, 10 September 2015


T&D EUROPE1 Statement On the European Commission “Energy Summer Package”

Brussels, 31 July 2015


Provisional antidumping duties on electrical steel put competitiveness and jobs of European transformer industry at risk

Brussels, 25 May 2015

The full press release is available here.

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