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New µ-CHP network technologies for energy efficient and sustainable districts

Objective

The overall objective of the FC-DISTRICT project is to optimize and implement an innovative energy production and distribution concept for sustainable and energy efficient refurbished and/or new “energy autonomous” districts exploiting decentralized co-generation coupled with optimized building and district heat storage and distribution network. The concept is based on dynamic heat exchange between the building(s) (fitted with Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) for energy production collaborating with improved thermal storage and insulation building systems), the distribution system (optimized piping and district heating with or without a heat buffer) and the consumer (new business and service models), aiming to achieve energy balance at district level. Advanced insulation materials will be developed and implemented for the improvement of building and pipe thermal response. The energy reduction will originate from improved efficiency and cost effective high temperature (SOFC), to act as micro heat and power cogeneration (μ-CHP) systems providing demand-flexible electricity and heat to the building and district, coupled with optimised energy and power distribution networks that will optimally control heat storage at building and/or district level. FC-DISTRICT integrates a proven innovative mid-term energy technology (SOFC) with heat management at building and district level (building thermal storage coupled with intelligent distribution networks) to serve the consumer needs for economy-ecology-sustainability. It introduces a new paradigm in energy efficiency by developing materials, technologies, methodologies and systems specifically intended for integration at district level.

Call for proposal

FP7-2010-NMP-ENV-ENERGY-ICT-EeB
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MOSTOSTAL WARSZAWA SA
Address
Ul Konstruktorska 12a
02 673 Warszawa
Poland

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Ewelina Podpora (Ms.)
EU contribution
€ 763 502,33

Participants (22)

ETHNICON METSOVION POLYTECHNION
Greece
EU contribution
€ 660 421,40
Address
Heroon Polytechniou 9 Zographou Campus
157 80 Athina

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Georgia Mertzelou (Ms.)
ACCIONA CONSTRUCCION SA
Spain
EU contribution
€ 424 840
Address
Avenida De Europa 18 Parque Empresarial
28108 Alcobendas

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Miguel Angel Paris Torres (Mr.)
TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITAET BERGAKADEMIE FREIBERG
Germany
EU contribution
€ 560 229,98
Address
Akademiestrasse 6
09599 Freiberg

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Dimosthenis Trimis (Prof.)
INSTYTUT ENERGETYKI
Poland
EU contribution
€ 296 907,24
Address
Ul. Mory 8
01 330 Warszawa

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Other
Administrative Contact
Iwona Lyczkowska-Lizer (Ms.)
FAGOR ELECTRODOMESTICOS S. COOP.

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Spain
EU contribution
€ 284 165,99
Address
Barrio San Andres 18
20500 Mondragon

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Jose Maria Chavarri (Mr.)
STICHTING ENERGIEONDERZOEK CENTRUM NEDERLAND
Netherlands
EU contribution
€ 189 648
Address
Westerduinweg 3
1755 LE Petten

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Marcel Van Der Linden (Mr.)
EBZ Entwicklungs- und Vertriebsgesellschaft Brennstoffzelle mbH
Germany
EU contribution
€ 451 653
Address
Marschnerstraße 26
01307 Dresden

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Oliver Posdziech (Dr.)
CHALMERS TEKNISKA HOGSKOLA AB
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 297 122
Address
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412 96 Goteborg

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Magnus Holmstrand (Mr.)
POWERPIPE SYSTEMS AB
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 235 204
Address
Ellesbovagen 101
425 02 Hisings Karra

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Gunnar Larsson (Mr.)
IKERLAN S. COOP
Spain
EU contribution
€ 583 207,07
Address
P Jose Maria Arizmendiarrieta 2
20500 Mondragon

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Chris Merveille (Dr.)
INSTITUTO SUPERIOR TECNICO
Portugal
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€ 293 168
Address
Avenida Rovisco Pais 1
1049 001 Lisboa

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Administrative Contact
Teresa Malhoa (Dr.)
OSKAR VON MILLER - INSTITUT DE CONCEPTIE, CERCETARE SI PROIECTARE ECHIPAMENTE TERMOENERGETICE

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Romania
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€ 81 554,76
Address
Calea Rahovei 266 - 268
050912 Bucharest

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Catalin Flueraru (Mr.)
RINICOM LIMITED
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 312 936
Address
Morecambe Road Riverway House
LA1 2RX Lancaster

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Garik Markarian (Prof.)
SOLINTEL M&P SL
Spain
EU contribution
€ 311 354
Address
Avenida De Jerez 33
28514 Nuevo Baztan

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J. Antonio Barona (Mr.)
KNAUF GIPS GK
Germany
EU contribution
€ 302 178
Address
Am Bahnhof 7
97346 Iphofen

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Administrative Contact
Martin Sturmer (Mr.)
RINA CONSULTING SPA
Italy
EU contribution
€ 360 727
Address
Via Cecchi 6
16129 Genova

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Administrative Contact
Laura Giovanelli (Ms.)
RISE RESEARCH INSTITUTES OF SWEDEN AB
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 411 435
Address
Brinellgatan 4
501 15 Boras

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Administrative Contact
Carl-Johan Johansson (Mr.)
ECOFAST ITALIA SRL TECNOLOGIE AMBIENTALI
Italy
EU contribution
€ 276 693,22
Address
Piazza Delle Repubblica 30
20124 Milano

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Administrative Contact
Piero Rusconi Clerici (Mr.)
INTESASANPAOLO EURODESK S.P.R.L
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 100 000
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Square De Meeus 35
1000 Bruxelles

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Administrative Contact
Alessandra Perrazzelli (Ms.)
KNAUF GYPSOPOIIA ANONYMOS VIOMICHANIKI KAI EMPORIKI ETAIRIA
Greece
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€ 271 678,01
Address
Euripidou Street 10
17674 Kallithea, Athens

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Dimitri Dontas (Mr.)
VLAAMSE INSTELLING VOOR TECHNOLOGISCH ONDERZOEK N.V.
Belgium
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€ 261 375
Address
Boeretang 200
2400 Mol

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Hans De Neve (Mr.)
SUNFIRE GMBH
Germany
EU contribution
€ 270 000
Address
Gasanstaltstrasse 2
01237 Dresden

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Administrative Contact
Nils Aldag