FARCROSS will facilitate cross-border electricity flows through innovation

The project, financed with 13.6 million euros, begins with the objective of connecting all actors in the energy value chain to improve security of supply and the integration of renewables. The European Union needs to establish a geographically large market and improve its cross-border electricity interconnections in order to achieve its energy objectives. In this…

XPRESS, a facilitator for public-private partnerships in the energy sector

The transition to a decarbonized energy system requires the development of radical innovations and large capitals with an unguaranteed financial return, complicated tasks to be carried out exclusively by the private sector. Green Public Procurement, through which Public Administrations incorporate sustainable economic and environmental criteria into their purchases, is an effective public support for environmentally…

TALENT, cost-effective technological developments to accelerate the energy transition

CARTIF facilities in Spain hosted the launch meeting of the TALENT project this October. This project, financed with European funds, will last three years and aims to help the transition to a more sustainable energy system through the transformation of energy infrastructure throughout the phases of generation, transport and distribution. In recent years, the global…

CIRCE and AVEBIOM seek in Expobiomasa to promote the use of Agrobiomass

The AgroBioHeat project will identify the necessary innovation niches and start generating a network of companies and organizations interested in launching new initiatives. A key moment has arrived for the biomass sector: Expobiomasa, the reference fair in Spain, organized by AVEBIOM, the Spanish Association for Energy Recovery from Biomass. CIRCE will be present at the…

SHIP2FAIR project organizes a workshop in Bodegas Roda on the possibilities of thermal solar energy in the wine production

The European SHI2FAIR project, in which Cooperativas Agroalimentarias de España participates, organizes a workshop on September 18 in Haro (La Rioja), specifically in the facilities of Bodegas Roda. The objective of the meeting is to present, in situ and in a practical way, how to integrate solar thermal energy into agri-food industrial processes in a…

The first results of SMARTSPEND presented at the SET Plan Steering Group meeting

The first SMARTSPEND report includes recommendations for a more efficient and effective use of national and European funds for clean energy The partners of the SMARTSPEND project, EUREC and CIRCE Foundation, presented the project and its first report to the Steering Group of the Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET) on April 30 in Brussels. The…