electricity

On 14 September 2016, the International Energy Agency (IEA) launched a new report –World Energy Investment 2016– on energy investments around the world. The new annual report provides a comprehensive and detailed picture of the current investment landscape across fuels, technologies and countries.
Post date: 16 Sep 2016
Type: News

  In this inaugural annual report on energy investments around the world, the International Energy Agency (IEA) looks at the lifeblood of the global energy system: investment. The ability to attract and direct capital flows is vital to transitioning to a low-carbon economy while also maintaining energy security and expanding energy access worldwide. The success or failure of energy policies can be measured by their ability to mobilise investments.  
Post date: 16 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

eBook on Integrated Home Systems: Flexible electrical installations for more functionality     This eBook provides you with a better understanding of integrated home systems. This edition has been completely revised and updated, and extended with an additional chapter on heating controls.   Overview of Chapters  
Post date: 14 Mar 2016
Type: Publication

The challenges of exploiting lower temperatures and lower power are not only technological     Organic Rankine Cycle uses heat in water or exhaust gases to produce electricity. Often it uses waste heat. Most engineering companies implementing ORC-solutions do so for large systems at high temperatures and pressures.   The technology is now in the making to also exploit less powerful resources at lower temperatures.  
Post date: 25 Feb 2016
Type: News

In July 2015, the European Commission, under its plans for the Energy Union, launched a consultation seeking stakeholders' views on: 
Post date: 27 Jul 2015
Type: News

COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS on Launching the public consultation process on a new energy market design 
Post date: 16 Jul 2015
Type: Publication

The award-winning Social Electricity application, which initially targeted only the citizens of Cyprus, is now available all over Europe. After three years of operation in Cyprus and more than 2,000 users, the app has been radically re-designed (taking into account feedback and suggestions from the users) towards better management of electrical energy consumption in a collaborative and social online environment. Some of the changes and new features are: 
Post date: 20 May 2015
Type: News

Το Social Electricity είναι μια ηλεκτρονική, κοινωνική εφαρμογή για τη διαχείριση της κατανάλωσης ηλεκτρικού ρεύματος, τη συνεργασία με άλλους πολίτες της ίδιας ή άλλης Ευρωπαϊκής χώρας, τη σύγκριση κατανάλωσης για την καλύτερη αντίληψη του ενεργειακού ίχνους του χρήστη και την ελαχιστοποίηση του κόστους για την κατανάλωση ενέργειας. Περιλαμβάνει επίσης στατιστικές και παιχνίδια σχετικά με την ενέργεια.   
Post date: 20 May 2015
Type: Tool

Social Electricity is an online, social application for managing your electrical consumption, collaborate with other citizens from the same country or all around Europe, compare consumptions to perceive the user's footprint, see statistics, play games relating to energy and minimise expense in energy consumption. The application targeted initially only the citizens of Cyprus, with the support from the Electricity Authority of Cyprus. After three years of operation in Cyprus and more than 2,000 users, now it supports citizens from all around Europe. 
Post date: 20 May 2015
Type: Tool

Beckerich, a town of 2300 people in western Luxembourg, is well known for its objective of becoming energy independent. The implementation of this ambitious vision, embodied by the dedicated Mayor, Camille Gira, is bearing fruit in terms of local economic development.
Post date: 3 Dec 2013
Type: Case