Category Archives: Energy

Bio-valorisation of CO2 for the sustainable production of biomethane

POWER2BIOMETHANE offers a solution to use the excess production of renewable energy and CO2 emissions from biofuel production processes to generate fully renewable and sustainable biomethane. POWER2BIOMETHANE develops an alternative CO2 capture, conversion and recovery system and an alternative energy storage system through the conversion of CO2 into biomethane. POWER2BIOMETHANE will produce biomethane by means… Read More »

NOVOFUEL: Desarrollo de combustibles recuperados a partir de residuos urbanos e industriales

El objetivo principal del proyecto NOVOFUEL es el desarrollo y validación de las propiedades energéticas de nuevos tipos de Combustibles Sólidos Recuperados (CSR) de alta calidad sintetizados a partir de residuos plásticos y biomasa, y especialmente diseñados para su consumo en industrias de alto consumo energético como industrias cementeras, siderúrgicas, cerámicas, plantas térmicas de carbón… Read More »

MaBIC17: Metal Air Batteries congress organised by Albufera Energy Storage

MaBIC17: Metal Air Batteries: This congress organized by Albufera Energy Storage is aimed to create a meeting point between students, researchers and companies that are immersed in the world of the batteries, and more specifically in Metal-air systems. All aspects from the electrochemical level to technological applications will be presented and discussed.   Metal-air batteries… Read More »

Presentación en Barcelona de los resultados del proyecto Eurotapes sobre superconductividad

Un consorcio de investigación internacional liderado por el Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Barcelona del CSIC ha obtenido aplicaciones que podrían revolucionar la producción de energía renovable.   Eurotapes es uno de los proyectos de investigación sobre superconductividad más importantes de Europa i está demostrando resultados excelentes para aplicaciones industriales en sectores como el… Read More »

3rd and last leaflet of STEP-2-SPORT published

The third and last leaflet of the STEP-2-SPORT project has been published. Below the links to download it in the language of your choice: Catalan Bulgarian Polish Portuguese Swedish Italian   About the 3rd version of the leaflet (in Spanish): Descubre las herramientas y metodologías para mejorar la eficiencia energética de tu centro deportivo visitando… Read More »

REFER: Reducció Energètica i Flexibilitat en Edificis en Rehabilitació

Segons indica l’informe Energy Efficiency Status Report de la comissió europea, el 26.6% del consum de l’energia i el 29.71% de l’electricitat es degut al consum en edificis.   El projecte Reducció Energètica i Flexibilitat en Edificis en Rehabilitació (REFER) pretén millorar les alternatives energètiques disponibles per a edificis, dotant-los de flexibilitat amb varies opcions… Read More »

Final event of STEP-2-SPORT: Reducing the energy consumption of sports buildings

The Final Dissemination Event of STEP-2-SPORT project took place on 21st February 2017 in Brussels at the Delegation of the Government of Catalonia to the European Union. It was an open public event with the objective to disseminate the STEP-2-SPORT results to a wide variety of stakeholders: sport associations, EU associations, construction sector and experts in… Read More »

Final Meeting of EUROTAPES: superconductive tape achieved!

EUROTAPES project is coming to an end in February 2017 and the project consortium is meeting in Barcelona on the 13th-15th of this month to present their final results. After 54 months of research, the project will be closing as it has achieved its objectives.   The Eurotapes project has managed to produce 600 meters… Read More »