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Smart grid interactive tool

The JRC has developed an interactive dissemination tool to explain to general public what a smart grid is and what the expected challenges and benefits of achieving a smart grid are. The tool gives the user present and future scenarios going from...

Materials for high temperature energy applications: the EERA/EuMat position paper

The European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) is an alliance of European public research centres and universities: brings together around 250 research centres and universities across 30 countries. Actively working together in 17 joint research...

CoolHeating project: biomass use for district heating in Šabac

The CoolHeating project goal is to support the development of the market for small modular renewable heating and cooling systems in cities and municipalities of South-East Europe (SEE). This goal will be achieved through the transfer of knowledge...

The Climate Group launches a new call to action on global companies to install LED lighting

To keep global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius, accelerating a radical shift to smarter energy use is crucial. Within the private sector the transition has already begun, yet it is not happening fast enough – and millions of dollars in energy...

Peer-to-peer energy trading

Peer-to-peer trading is a natural opportunity in a decentralised prosumer-driven energy market, with benefits to both sellers and buyers. Besides optimising the overall energy generation potential, it offers the opportunity for sellers to monetise...

2018 Best Practice Guidelines for the EU Code of Conduct on Data Centre Energy Efficiency

The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector including data centres generates up to 2% of the global CO2 emissions and data centres are estimated to have the fastest growing carbon footprint from across the whole ICT sector, mainly due...

Capturing energy savings by designing efficient data centers

Google’s innovations in search and advertising have made their website one of the most widely used and their brand one of the most recognized in the world. In 2016, Google celebrated 10 years of carbon neutrality and announced that they would...

The Energy Transition is happening

State and regional governments are in a unique position to drive innovative and ambitious climate and clean energy policies around the world. The Climate Group brings these governments together to make sure the best ideas are spread further, faster...

Here's how Paris is building the eco-community of the future

Every so often, an environmentally friendly building gives us a glimpse of the low-carbon future so many climate plans envision. With the development of Clichy-Batignolles, the city of Paris has created a groundbreaking eco-village filled with such...

ICAE2018 at San Sebastian (Spain): a bridge between research and design of architectural envelopes

From 20th to 22nd July, San Sebastian, in the north east of Spain, became the set of one of the most interesting and attractive events for those dealing with façade systems and technologies, and in general for those active in the field of...