All articles by Erik Laes

Erik Laes

Erik Laes is a postdoctoral researcher at TU/e Eindhoven University of Technology and a senior researcher at the VITO Flemish Institute for Technological Research. He participated in the EU Horizon 2020 project COME RES.

The conditions for community energy to promote the energy transition

Renewable energy communities (RECs) can drive the uptake of renewables and social acceptance of the low-carbon energy transition in Europe. But are the framework conditions for RECs conducive to their development?