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Optimization of floating wind turbines using innovative control techniques and fully coupled open source engineering tool

Project description

Advanced turbine design for maximal harvest of wind energy at high seas

Wind power is key to the EU's green future. The great ability of offshore wind turbines to generate electricity, along with the restricted potential of the onshore wind farms, increases the need to exploit wind energy in deeper waters in a sustainable manner. The EU-funded FLOATECH project will develop a set of innovative production and monitoring tools to reduce the uncertainties in the design process of floating wind turbines. FLOATECH aims to provide more advanced, trustworthy and cost-effective floating wind turbines, leading to an increase of the actual energy yield of floating wind farms.

Call for proposal

H2020-LC-SC3-2018-2019-2020

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Sub call

H2020-LC-SC3-2020-RES-RIA

Coordinator

TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITAT BERLIN
Net EU contribution
€ 859 000,00
Address
Strasse Des 17 Juni 135
10623 Berlin
Germany

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Region
Berlin Berlin Berlin
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 859 000,00

Participants (9)

ECOLE CENTRALE DE NANTES
France
Net EU contribution
€ 920 450,00
Address
Rue De La Noe 1
44321 Nantes Cedex 3

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Region
Pays de la Loire Pays de la Loire Loire-Atlantique
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 920 450,00
Third-party

Legal entity other than a subcontractor which is affiliated or legally linked to a participant. The entity carries out work under the conditions laid down in the Grant Agreement, supplies goods or provides services for the action, but did not sign the Grant Agreement. A third party abides by the rules applicable to its related participant under the Grant Agreement with regard to eligibility of costs and control of expenditure.

CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE CNRS
France
Net EU contribution
€ 29 000,00
Address
Rue Michel Ange 3
75794 Paris

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Region
Ile-de-France Ile-de-France Paris
Activity type
Research Organisations
Other funding
€ 29 000,00
TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITEIT DELFT
Netherlands
Net EU contribution
€ 656 750,00
Address
Stevinweg 1
2628 CN Delft

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Region
West-Nederland Zuid-Holland Delft en Westland
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 656 750,00
UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE
Italy
Net EU contribution
€ 322 293,75
Address
Piazza San Marco 4
50121 Florence

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Region
Centro (IT) Toscana Firenze
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 322 293,75
SEAPOWER SCRL
Italy
Net EU contribution
€ 407 530,00
Address
Via Lepanto 137
80125 Napoli

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Region
Sud Campania Napoli
Activity type
Research Organisations
Other funding
€ 407 530,00
SAIPEM SA
France
Net EU contribution
€ 147 687,50
Address
Avenue San Fernando 1/7
78180 Montigny Le Bretonneux

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Region
Ile-de-France Ile-de-France Yvelines
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 147 687,50
IDEOL
France
Net EU contribution
€ 320 993,75
Address
Avenue Du Mistral 375 Espace Mistral Bat B
13600 La Ciotat

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SME

The organization defined itself as SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) at the time the Grant Agreement was signed.

Yes
Region
Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Bouches-du-Rhône
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 320 993,75
NEXT OCEAN BV
Netherlands
Net EU contribution
€ 284 837,50
Address
Paardenmarkt 1
2611 PA Delft

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SME

The organization defined itself as SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) at the time the Grant Agreement was signed.

Yes
Region
West-Nederland Zuid-Holland Delft en Westland
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 284 837,50
EURONOVIA
France
Net EU contribution
€ 147 812,50
Address
46 Rue D'alesia
75014 Paris

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SME

The organization defined itself as SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) at the time the Grant Agreement was signed.

Yes
Region
Ile-de-France Ile-de-France Paris
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 147 812,50