Micro-CHP in buildings

Smart GEMS Webinar recording | Joint Webinars: Smart Grids district heating/cooling and co-generation (by IDEA), LEAF Community and CAMP IT (by AEA and TUC)

9th Webinar – Smart Grids district heating/cooling and cogeneration organised by IDEA   The main objective of this webinar was to present an overview about district heating and cooling (DHC), its link with cogeneration, the...

A Changing of the Guard for micro-CHP

Delta Energy & Environment, Edingurgh, Scotland, April 3rd, 2017   There are now more fuel cell micro-CHP systems installed in homes and businesses than traditional engine-based products. This is a key finding of the latest 'Micro-CHP Market...

Smart GEMS Webinar recording | Joint Webinars: Smart Grids district heating/cooling and co-generation (by IDEA), LEAF Community and CAMP IT (by AEA and TUC)

9th Webinar – Smart Grids district heating/cooling and cogeneration organised by IDEA   The main objective of this webinar was to present an overview about district heating and cooling (DHC), its link with cogeneration,...

A Changing of the Guard for micro-CHP

Delta Energy & Environment, Edingurgh, Scotland, April 3rd, 2017   There are now more fuel cell micro-CHP systems installed in homes and businesses than traditional engine-based products. This is a key finding of the latest 'Micro-...

The BRICKER active system installation kicks-off in Liège!

Since September 2016, the renovation works at the Province of Liège School of Engineering have been progressing, and now as we move towards the New Year, a new phase has just begun. It involves installing a renewable heating system, the...

EC urges SLOVENIA to notify its comprehensive assessment on high-efficiency cogeneration

On 17 November 2016, in the context of the November Infringements Package, the European Commission formally reminds Slovenia to comply with Article 14(1) of the Energy Efficiency Directive (Directive 2012/27/EU).   These rules require...

UK Government starts "central heating for cities" scheme to reduce energy bills

The UK government has announced that ₤320 million will be invested over the next 5 years in schemes to support (local) district heat networks in cities. Heat networks are already used widely across Scandinavian cities to ensure space...

BRICKER demo site in Cáceres: energy-saving systems in occupied buildings

The challenges of integrating new energy-saving systems in occupied buildings   It can be extremely challenging to integrate technologies using renewables sources, such Parabolic Trough Solar Collectors (PTC), a biomass...

OVERVIEW | Quality and compliance issues in relation to the energy performance of buildings

Effective implementation of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive in practice implies, among other things, high quality construction works such that a completed building’s energy performance is as planned. It also requires...

European project EDen (High Energy Density Mg-based Metal Hydrides Storage System) for Building Energy Storage Managment (Electrical and Heat)

The Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK), through its REET and PAM-SE research units, will be coordinating the European project EDen (High Energy Density Mg-based Metal Hydrides Storage System) on hydrogen storage in novel materials. This is a...