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
This webinar will discuss key findings from the 2017 edition of the REN21 Renewables Global Status Report (GSR), look at the expanding role of solar in the power and heating and cooling sector and highlight the latest data on solar energy technologies, investment and policies.
Joanna Costello, Deputy Executive Secretary, International Solar Energy Society (ISES)
Post date: 2 Jun 2017
The European Commission’s “Clean Energy for all Europeans” package of legislation, which was presented at the end of last year, aims, amongst others, at accelerating renewable energy innovation, based on the EU’s commitment to cut CO₂ emissions by 2030.
With renewable energy deployment progressing fast in power generation, the heating and cooling sector still has some way to go to reduce the remaining 84% of EU heating still generated by fossil fuels.
Post date: 25 May 2017
Following the adoption of the European Heating and Cooling Strategy, the European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) has brought together a large coalition of thermal industry players from various countries behind one vision: the full decarbonisation of the heating and cooling sectors by 2050. As a result, the first ever DecarbHeat Industry Pledge and Declaration of support will be signed in Brussels on 11 May. This will be in farme of the DecarbHeat Forum organised in Brussels.
Post date: 5 May 2017
Heat Pumping Technologies in Special Applications and New Markets: vol.35 No 1/2017
Special Applications and New Markets in the new issue of the HPT Magazine
This latest issue of the Heat Pumping Technologies (HTP) Magazine has Special Applications and New Markets as the topical theme. The applications range from innovative ways to use heat pumping technologies in commercial buildings, to their use in common household appliances.
Post date: 10 Apr 2017
5 factors are holding back the energy transition to a zero emissions Europe by 2050, writes Thomas Nowak.
The way we use energy in our society needs to change if we want to keep global warming well below 2°C, as stipulated at COP21 in Paris. This transition needs to include decision-makers on all levels and must above all include citizens.
Post date: 28 Mar 2017
Type: Ask the Experts
Study on the impact assessment for a new Directive mainstreaming deployment of renewable energy and ensuring that the EU meets its 2030 renewable energy target - Mainstreaming RES
Post date: 16 Feb 2017