GREENGAIN

GREENGAIN- Supporting Sustainable Energy Production from Biomass from Landscape Conservation and Maintenance Work Dates: January 2015 – December 2017 Project website: http://greengain.eu/ Leader: CIRCE  Grant agreement number: 646443 Financied by   DESCRIPTION The aim of GreenGain is to strengthen the energy use of regional and local biomass from the maintenance of areas and landscape elements,…

DISIRE

DISIRE – Integrated Process Control based on Distributed In-Situ Sensors into Raw Material and Energy Feedstock Dates: January 2015 – February 2018 Project webiste: http://spire2030.eu/disire/ Leader: Luleå University of Technology Grant agreement number: 636834 Financied by   DESCRIPTIONThe DISIRE project has been inspired by the real existing needs of multiple industrial sectors, including the world…

FLEXICIENCY

FLEXICIENCY – Energy services demonstrations of demand response, FLEXibility and energy efficIENCY based on metering data Dates: January 2015 – January 2019 Leader: CIRCE Grant agreement number: 646482 Financied by DESCRIPTIONFour major Distribution System Operators (in Italy, France, Spain and Sweden) with smart metering infrastructure in place, associated with electricity retailers, aggregators, software providers, research…

STEAMBIO

STEAMBIO – Flexible Superheated Steam Torrefaction and Grinding of Indigenous Biomass from Remote Rural Sources to Produce Stable Densified Feedstocks for Chemical and Energy Applications Dates: February 2015 – December 2018  Project website: http://www.steambio.eu/ Leader: Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials   Grant agreement number: H2020-SPIRE-2014 Financied by   DESCRIPTIONSuperheated Steam Processing (SHS) has…

BuildHEAT

BuildHEAT – Standardised approaches and products for the systemic retrofit of residential Buildings, focusing on HEATing and cooling consumptions attenuation Dates: September 2015 – October 2019 Project website: www.buildheat.eu Leader: EURAC Grant agreement number: 680658 Financied by DESCRIPTIONHeating and cooling in the construction sector offer unique opportunities to decarbonise the European economy. However, as the…

INDUS3ES

INDUS3ES – Demonstration of innovative integrated biomass logistics centres for the Agro-industry sector in Europe Dates: October 2015 – November 2019 Project website: http://www.indus3es.eu/ Leader: CIRCE  Grant agreement number: 680738 Financed by   DESCRIPTIONLarge quantities of waste heat are continuously rejected from industries. Most of this waste energy, however, is of low quality and is…

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…