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 Aug 2018
ABOUT THE EVENT:
Electricity has driven the digital era, and heat has been essential to prepare food, to warm us in winter and to run and develop our industries. But all these processes that our modern societies and economies are built on also owe a lot to another decisive service: cooling.
Post date: 30 May 2018
The International Sustainable Energy Conference – ISEC 2018, organized by AEE INTEC, sees itself as a promoter for innovative ideas in the areas of renewable energy systems and resource efficiency, and is intended to be a forum for research, industry and energy policy.
The conference takes place from 3 – 5 October 2018 in Graz, Austria.
Post date: 21 Mar 2018
Ireland’s Energy Projections 2017 - Progress to targets, challenges and impacts
Post date: 16 Oct 2017
HybridGEOTABS Symposium on Advanced Thermal Energy Solutions for High Performance Buildings
On Wednesday 4 October, the hybridGEOTABS consortium is organizing a Symposium on Advanced Thermal Energy Solutions for High Performance Buildings at Solarwind headquarters in Windhof, Luxembourg.
Post date: 25 Sep 2017
CHESS SETUP is a project designing a solution to provide energy from renewable sources to buildings.
The project´s first divulgation article aiming to explain and popularize CHESS SETUP's working principle and main objectives is available here.
Post date: 7 Sep 2017
The 5th edition of the International DHC + Summer School is organised in collaboration with EnergyVille, an association of the Flemish research institutes KU Leuven, VITO, imec and UHasselt in the field of sustainable energy and intelligent energy systems. Inaugurated in 2016, EnergyVille is an innovative project that has the objective of becoming one of the top five European institutes in innovative energy research. EnergyVille strives to be a driver in the Thor science park in Genk and a European reference in the area of research and business development.
Post date: 9 Aug 2017
The Horizon 2020 funded CoolHeating project aims to support the implementation of “small modular renewable heating and cooling grids” for communities in South-Eastern Europe. This is achieved through knowledge transfer and mutual activities of partners in countries where renewable district heating and cooling examples exist (Austria, Denmark, Germany) and in countries which have less development (Croatia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina).
Post date: 14 Jul 2017
South-East European Exhibition (SEE) and Conference on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EE & RE) 2018
Post date: 5 Jul 2017
“Energy Efficient Ventilated Façades for Optimal Adaptability and Heat Exchange enabling low energy architectural concepts for the refurbishment of existing buildings.”
Post date: 3 Jul 2017