EUROPRUNING

EUROPRUNING – Development and implementation of a new, and non existent, logistic chain on biomass from pruning Dates: April 2013 – March 2017 Project website: http://www.europruning.eu/ Leader: CIRCE Grant agreement number: 312078 Financied by   DESCRIPTION Logistics of agricultural residues like straw are already quite well developed in Europe. However, whereas straw logistics stay at…

urbiLCA

UrbiLCA – Evaluación del impacto del ciclo de vida y mejora de la eficiencia energética en áreas urbanas Dates: June 2013 – November 2013 Project website: http://www.urbilca-sudoe.eu/ Leader: CIRCE Grant agreement number: SOE4/P4/E824 Financied by   DESCRIPTIONThe project Urbilca will carry out the development and validation of an innovative quantitative methodology for the analysis and…

S2BIOM

S2BIOM – Delivery of sustainable supply of non-food biomass to support a “resource-efficient” Bioeconomy in Europe Dates: September 2013 – May 2017 Project website: http://www.s2biom.eu Leader: FNR Grant agreement number: 608622 Financied by   DESCRIPTION The project will build up a concise knowledge base for both the sustainable supply and logistics of nonfood biomass (quantities,…

ASC2

Amine-impregnated Alumina Solid Sorbent for CO2 Capture Dates: July 2013 – September 2017 Leader: CIRCE Grant agreement number: RFCP-CT-2013-00009_ASC2 Financied by   DESCRIPTIONThe project Amine-impregnated Alumina Solid Sorbent for CO2 Capture (ASC2) focuses on these ZEP recommendations for the deployment of CCS in the European Union (EU). The aim of the project is to contribute…

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…

FORMAR

FORMAR – Vocational training on sustainable buildings maintenance and refurbishment Dates: October 2013 – September 2016 Project website: http://www.formarproject.eu/ Leader: LNEG Grant agreement number: 539465-LLP-1-2013-1-PT-LEONARD-LMP Financied by DESCRIPTION Nowadays, the training references that are part of the national catalogues of qualifications do not integrate modules of Units of Short-term Training (UST) concerning sustainability issues. The…

LCE4ROADS

LCE4ROADS – Life Cycle Engineering approach to develop a novel EU-harmonized sustainability certification system for cost-effective, safer and greener road infrastructures Dates: October 2013 – May 2017 Project website: http://www.lce4roads.eu Leader: ACCIONA Grant agreement number: 605748 Financied by   DESCRIPTION The EU ecolabel identifies products and services that have demonstrated a reduced environmental impact throughout…

ENERGY IN TIME

ENERGY IN TIME – Simulation based control for Energy Efficiency building operation and maintenance Dates: October 2013 – June 2018 Project website: http://www.energyintime.eu Leader: ACCIONA Grant agreement number: 608981 Financied by   DESCRIPTION Buildings Operational stage represents 80% of building’s life-cycle cost, 50% of which is consequence of the energy use. In addition, up to…