Small Hydropower Campaign
Next to its policy and communications activities to promote the interests of the European renewable energy sector, EREF, supported by relevant Members and Sponsors, carries out additional specific activities.
Promotion of renewables around the world
As federation of national renewable energy associations from EU Member States, EREF promotes the interests of the renewable energy sector.
EU project support
EREF acts as advisor to several EU co-financed projects and provides in-depth knowledge about relevant EU policy and legal developments.
As a federation of nationalrenewable energy associations from EU Member States, EREF representsall renewable energy sectors at EU institutions. Its objective is topromote the interests of independent power, fuel and heat productionfrom renewable sources and to establish non-discriminatory access to theEuropean energy market. EREF strives to create, maintain and furtherdevelop stable and reliable framework conditions for renewable energysources. EREF provides advice on the promotion of renewable energy to EU andnational key decision-makers. Other tasks include the education andinformation of the public and the media by offering a clear insightpicture in the market forces and the challenges for independent powerproduction. EREF supports the renewable energy industry by legal actionin the European institutions as well as in Member States. As a well-established and well-known actor within the EU arena, EREFhas traditional strong and profound working relationships with keyorganisations and decision-makers related to renewable energy and energyefficiency on both European, national and international levels.