energy systems and technologies

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HybridGEOTABS project has developed an innovative and clean technology for energy efficient and healthy buildings which combines thermally activated building system (TABS), a ground heat exchanger and heat pump in between both systems (GEOTABS).  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: News

Following the tradition of IEA Annex 79, we organize the 6th International Symposium on Occupant Behaviour Research with Digital Technologies. Presentations include invited speeches and proposed speeches.   Submission page   Topics (not limited to):  
Post date: 15 Jul 2020
Type: News

Webinar 8: Planning support for green buildings and cities   Date: 22.07.2020 Time: 10:10 – 11:22 am CEST   Speakers: Chris Caerts, Project & Product Manager, VITO NV Martin Jakob, Executive partner, TEP Energy Steffen Robbi, Business-Manager, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology  
Post date: 22 Jun 2020
Type: Event

This report presents a comparison of 8 scenarios achieving more than 50% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990, and 16 scenarios aiming at climate neutrality by 2050, similar with the ambitions of the “European Green Deal”. This report summarises insights into similar and diverging elements of the scenarios on how the EU energy system may change by 2030 and by 2050, compared to today.
Post date: 17 Jun 2020
Type: Publication

This study is organised in three main parts: we begin by presenting the current state of play of storage technologies (deployment in Member States and key characteristics), then proceed to identify the need for various types of flexibility solutions at the 2030 and 2050 horizons, and finally examine the regulatory conditions that should be put in place to enable the market to deliver the appropriate level of energy storage technologies.   The three objectives can be summarised as:
Post date: 29 May 2020
Type: Publication

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   IEA EBC 6th Annex Meeting   October 5-6, 2020 University Wuppertal Pauluskirchstr. 7 42285 Wuppertal Germany   The EBC Research Programme  
Post date: 25 May 2020
Type: Event

This free webinar series showcases a range of services, technologies and materials that can assist in creating high quality, energy efficient, green homes. The series will run on Wednesdays at 1pm for four weeks. See schedule below:   13/05/20 – Air Source Heat Pumps & nZEB Compliance – Ian Killock &  Niall Duffy, Daikin
Post date: 7 May 2020
Type: Event

España es quizás el mercado solar europeo más atractivo en la actualidad. Nuestro país parece tomar conciencia de su posición como localización europea con más horas de sol año y se ha lanzado definitivamente al desarrollo de nuevas instalaciones fotovoltaicas, tanto grandes plantas procedentes de las adjudicaciones de las subastas, proyectos PPA, plantas ‘merchant’, así como generación distribuida a través de autoconsumo, especialmente en el sector comercial e industrial.  
Post date: 27 Apr 2020
Type: Event

The European Green Deal aims to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. As energy production and use account for more than 75% of the EU’s greenhouse gas emissions.   In order to meet our climate objectives, while also guaranteeing secure and affordable energy for consumers, we need to better link up our energy system and exploit the synergies enabled by an integrated energy system.  
Post date: 17 Apr 2020
Type: News

The IGC – International Greencities Congress brings together all the scientific content of the Greencities Forum through the presentation and exhibition of scientific communications. It is a space aimed at knowledge and new projects that contribute to the development of sustainable and intelligent cities.   Horizon 2030  
Post date: 6 Mar 2020
Type: Event