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Tuesday, 19. April 2016
Peter Brun

General Electric joins the SETI Alliance.

We are excited to announce that General Electric (GE), one of the world’s largest industrial firms, has become a member of the Sustainable Energy Trade Initiative (SETI) Alliance. 

Friday, 8. May 2015
Peter Brun

EPIA joins Seti-Alliance

The SETI Alliance is proud to announce that EPIA, the European Photovoltaic Industry Association, has become our latest member. EPIA represents the European solar sector, covering the whole value chain, from fabs and equipment to power sales.

Wednesday, 8. October 2014
Paige McClanahan

Siemens joins the SETI Alliance

The SETI Alliance is excited to announce that Siemens AG, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, has become the latest member of the SETI Alliance.

Tuesday, 8. July 2014
Paige McClanahan

SETI Alliance Hails Launch of Environmental Goods Trade Talks

Trade negotiators are meeting in Geneva on Tuesday 8 July to launch a set of plurilateral trade talks intended to eliminate tariffs on “environmental goods” – products such as wind turbines, solar panels, and other technologies that are critical to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and promoting the use of sustainable energy. The SETI Alliance strongly supports these efforts.

Monday, 24. March 2014

SETI Alliance Launches Global Sustainable Energy Trade Barrier Stocktaking Exercise

The SETI Alliance, an advocacy partnership aimed at promoting trade in sustainable energy, has launched a global stocktaking exercise to gauge the extent of global sustainable energy trade barriers. This global survey will ensure that the 14 governments engaged in plurilateral negotiations on environmental goods have access to the most recent and up to date intelligence on the current state of play. Announced in Davos on 24 January, the group of countries (including EU 28) plan to create a list of green goods that will be subject to tariff liberalisation.
Monday, 9. December 2013

Press Release: Free trade alliance AFASE announces it is joining SETI Alliance

The Alliance for Affordable Solar Energy (AFASE) announces today its integration into the Alliance of the Sustainable Energy Trade Initiative, SETI Alliance, effective immediately. AFASE will end its stand-alone existence as a legal entity (Verein) and its board and supporters will be integrated into the SETI Alliance.