Cooling down is catching on. As incomes rise and populations grow, especially in the world’s hotter regions, the use of air conditioners is becoming increasingly common. In fact, the use of air conditioners and electric fans already accounts for about a fifth of the total electricity in buildings around the world – or 10% of all global electricity consumption. Over the next three decades, the use of ACs is set to soar, becoming one of the top drivers of global electricity demand.
Post date: 6 Αυγ 2018
Shell Ventures, YES!Delft and Rockstart believe a meaningful energy transition can only be made with breakthrough innovation and integrated technologies that are effective, scalable and profitable. That is why the New Energy Challenge 2018 calls for start-ups that can truly help shape successful energy transitions together with us with innovative yet realistic propositions. The sooner the better!
Post date: 19 Ιουλ 2018
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 architectural envelopes.
Post date: 30 Ιουν 2018
Dan energetike Europske unije: budućnost čiste energije EU-a: Od razvoja tehnologije do integracije sustava, u organizaciji Europske komisije, Opća uprava za energiju, održat će se na summitu Svjetske energetske budućnosti ADNEC u Abu Dhabiju u Ujedinjenim Arapskim Emiratima. Ova radionica je dio serije Dana energetike EU, koji je započeo u COP22 u Marrakeshu.
Post date: 12 Δεκ 2017
by Konstantina Vasilakopoulou (NKUA) and Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)
Post date: 7 Δεκ 2017
Leonardo ENERGY and Ecofys identify flexibility gap in power systems with higher shares of variable renewable energy sources
Post date: 13 Νοε 2017
The Nachhaltig Wirtschaften initiative (Austria) supports communication and information sharing related to research and technology projects in the field of energy and environmental technologies. This is a service of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT).
The initiative's objectives are:
Post date: 10 Νοε 2017
The CITyFiED project met at Istanbul Technical University, September 2017 and spent time visiting fellow consortium member Mir Unique Solutions and their in house centre of technology, called MITEC, Mir Innovation and Technology Centre. Mir have been at the heart of district heating solutions developed in Soma, Turkey and have developed an approach to industrial innovation benefiting projects around the world.
Post date: 10 Νοε 2017
Digital technologies are everywhere, affecting the way we live, work, travel, and play. Digitalization is helping improve the safety, productivity, accessibility, and sustainability of energy systems around the world. But it is also raising new security and privacy risks, while disrupting markets, businesses, and workers.
Post date: 7 Νοε 2017
On 24 October, the 2017 Global District Energy Climate Awards were revealed during the International District Cooling and Heating Conference in Qatar. The finalists were selected from cities and communities across the globe which demonstrate local district energy leadership in providing clean and sustainable energy solutions.
Post date: 26 Οκτ 2017