Black diamond doubles efficiency of solar concentration
EU-funded researchers have developed novel solar power technology by using black diamond properties to harness the Sun's radiation. The technology has the potential to exceed 50 % efficiency in solar concentration systems.
Insect protein to satisfy demand
Researchers have successfully established fly larvae production systems in West Africa, China and Europe to address increasing protein demand.
Reliable helicopter electric actuators
The time and costs related to testing helicopter electric systems significantly affect the competitiveness of the EU's aerospace industry. A new test bench will revolutionise testing of electric actuators.