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29 November 2018

Press Release: Electric cars will power 200,000 jobs by 2030 – new study

A new study by the European Association of Electrical Contractors (AIE) anticipates nearly 200,000 jobs will be created in the electricity sector by 2030 as a result of a shift to electric cars - more than twice the number that could be lost in car manufacturing.


1 October 2018

Press Release: Euroskills 2018 sparks interest in electrical apprenticeships for youth across Europe

Last week, over 500 talented youth from 28 countries gathered in Budapest to showcase their professional skills at EuroSkills 2018.


24 September 2018

Press Release: Installers’ Summit 2018 – the modern installer is thriving in the digital age

On 20 - 21 September, AIE’s and GCP Europe’s annual joint event, the Installers’ Summit, took place in Stockholm. With over 100 sector leaders participating from Europe and beyond, 10 strategic meetings and workshops, and an exciting conference line-up, this event was a huge success for both associations and installers across the EU.


21 September 2018

Press Release: Powering up – AIE elects new President and Board

At the Installers' Summit 2018 in Stockholm, AIE elected a new President and Board to represent electrical contractors across Europe.


11 June 2018

Press Release: Digitalising the construction sector – the missing tool we need to build a strong EU economy

Today, AIE, along with other associations in the construction sector, have called upon EU policy makers to support the digitalisation of the construction industry by releasing ‘The European Digital Construction Manifesto’.


4 April 2018

Press Release: The European Association for Electrical Contractors (AIE) looks to the future with new General Secretary

Today marks the first day of the European Association for Electrical Contractors’ (AIE) new leadership as the association moves forward to strengthen the interests of electrical contractors at the EU-level.

7 March 2018

Press Release: SolarPower Europe and the European Association for Electrical Contractors (AIE) announce new cooperation agreement to power Europe’s energy future

Today, SolarPower Europe and the European Association for Electrical Contractors (AIE) are thrilled to announce the beginning of a new cooperation between the two trade associations.

9 November 2017

Press Release: Small is Beautiful: Don't burden small businesses and consumers, empower them to boost the energy transition!

The trade associations representing key players in Europe's energy transition urge policy makers to take a step-wise approach towards the market integration of small-scale renewable and high efficiency cogeneration installations.  

5 December 2016

Press Release: AIE-CYE at Euroskills Gothenburg

18 hours of full duty, stress, sweat and persistence @Euroskills2016! This is exactly what award-winning participants, Yvan Fässler Switzerland (Gold) Matthias Moser, Austria. (Silver), Werner Sillanpää, Finland (Bronze) experienced during the 3-days competition in the Gothia Towers area of Gothenburg, Sweden. 

15 September 2016

Press Release: Council of Delegates Oslo

From 8-10 September, the Association for Electrical Contractors [AIE] convened in Oslo for its General Assembly hosted by Nelfo, the Norwegian trade association for the electrical industry. 

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