To complement the work of each individual project, the European Commission has launched the BRIDGE initiative. This allows the 32 ongoing Horizon 2020 Smart Grid and Energy Storage projects to contribute to creating a common view on cross-cutting issues they encounter that may be obstacles to innovation.
It does this by fostering the exchange of information, experience, knowledge and best practices to produce coordinated, balanced and coherent recommendations to policy makers for removing barriers to innovation deployment.
During European Utility Week 2017, the BRIDGE 2020 projects were present on the exhibition floor:
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22 of these projects – and the BRIDGE initiative itself – were showcased during European Utility Week:Back to Hubs & Zones