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CLASSIFICATION OF EUROPEAN BIOMASS POTENTIAL FOR BIOENERGY USING TERRESTRIAL AND EARTH OBSERVATIONS
ID: 213634
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2010-11-30
The main objective of the project is to develop a common methodology for gathering information on biomass potential using terrestrial and earth observations. This objective will be achieved by the implementation of a systematic assessment work plan and will result in the esta...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 86249
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
New solar collector concept for high temperature operation in CSP applications
ID: 256830
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2014-10-31
In order to accelerate the implementation of the CSP technology, the electricity cost has to be reduced by increasing the plants’ efficiency. The HITECO Project aims at doing so by increasing the operating temperature of the heat transfer fluid (HTF) up to 600ºC and therefore...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 95892
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Alage and aquatic biomass for a sustainable production of 2nd generation biofuels
ID: 241301
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2011-06-30
AquaFUELS intends to focus on establishing the state of the art on research, technological development and demonstration activities regarding the exploitation of various algal and other suitable non-food aquatic biomasses for 2nd generation biofuels production. In this frame ...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 93226
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Water Electrolysis at Elevated Temperatures
ID: 212903
Start date: 2008-01-01, End date: 2011-04-30
Hydrogen has the potential to provide a reliable, secure, and clean source of power. The barrier is the challenge of getting hydrogen economically to the point of use. Water electrolyser offers a practical way of hydrogen production in association with renewable energy source...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 85753
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Direct biological conversion of solar energy to volatile hydrocarbon fuels by engineered cyanobacteria
ID: 256808
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2014-09-30
"The objective of the DirectFuel project is to develop photosynthetic microorganisms that catalyze direct conversion of solar energy and carbon dioxide to engine-ready fuels. A key process target of the proposal is 'direct' in the sense that fuel production should not require...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 95914
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Pan-European coordination action on CO2 Geological Storage
ID: 256725
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2013-10-31
The EU has made significant progress in CCS as a bridging technology for combating climate change, but this must now accelerate and be spread evenly throughout EU Member States and Associated Countries. In this context, CO2GeoNet, CO2NET EAST and ENeRG are joining forces, poo...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 96832
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
All-carbon platforms for highly efficient molecular wire-coupled dye-sensitized solar cells
ID: 256617
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2013-09-30
The proposed project comes with a visionary approach, aiming at development of highly efficient molecular-wire charge transfer platform to be used in a novel generation thin film dye-sensitized solar cells fabricated via organic chemistry routes. The proposed technology combi...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 108131
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Improved Polycrystalline-Silicon Modules on Glass Substrates
ID: 240826
Start date: 2009-12-01, End date: 2012-11-30
The aim of this project is to improve the efficiency and the cost-effectiveness of thin-film polysilicon solar modules. Thin-film polysilicon solar cells have recently emerged as a promising thin-film alternative to bulk crystalline Si. With Solid Phase Crystallization (SPC) ...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 106051
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Towards a transport infrastructure for large-scale CCS in Europe
ID: 226317
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2011-09-30
This project aims at paving the road towards large-scale, Europe-wide infrastructure for the transport and injection of CO2 from zero-emission plants. The project will prepare for the optimum transition from initial small-scale, local initiatives towards large-scale CO2 trans...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 90969
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Toolbox for Common Forecasting, Risk assessment, and Operational Optimisation in Grid Security Cooperations of Transmission System Operators (TSOs)
ID: 282775
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The growing share of electricity generation from intermittent renewable energy sources as well as increasing market-based cross border flows and related physical flows are leading to rising uncertainties in transmission network operation. In the mainland central Europe synchr...
Programme: FP7-ENERGY
Record Number: 101318
Last updated on: 2016-11-28
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