Institute for Renewable Energy
Institute for Renewable Energy
To counteract climate change, energy supplies must become CO₂-neutral as quickly as possible. We are involved in this transformation at all levels, we collaborate with industry partners on technological innovations and advise decision-makers on setting the course for the transformation of entire systems.
The research group on sustainable heating and cooling systems focus on the integration of heat pump systems in a variety of applications, both in the ...see more
This research group focuses on energy performance of historic buildings and districts, offers solutions of energy retrofit compatible with conservation, ...see more
The goals of the group are the sustainable energy planning and policies, spatial decision support systems, models for sustainable energy development, big data ...see more
The research group deals with modeling of overall energy systems integrating different energy sources, efficiency measures and storage. Research focuses also on ...see more
News & Events
Eurac Research partecipa per la prima volta ad AgriAlp, fiera di riferimento per gli agricoltori dell'arco alpino
Smart Buildings beyond energy savings
New scientific review highlights the connections between Building Automation and Control Systems (BACS), in improoving indoor environmental quality in offices
Smart control in residential heating and cooling systems
Recent scientific study developed dynamic programming based method for optimal control of a cascaded heat pump system with thermal energy storage
New project Muspell
New project coordinated by Eurac Research on Next-Generation Thermal Energy Storage System
Electrification of public transport: Transition towards electric vessels
A new study by Eurac Research, recently published on the Journal Applied Sciences, focuses on reducing emissions from inland water transport by shifting diesel-powered boat fleets to electric vessels.
Integration of low-grade renewable and waste heat sources for Efficient District Heating
New research project coordinated by Eurac Research will develop business models and roadmaps to support utilities and municipalities achieving efficient district heating targets.
EU HEU SYMBIOSYST - Create a Symbiosis where PV and agriculture can have a mutually beneficial ...Duration: - Funding: Horizon Europe (EU funding / ...
EU HEU ZERAF- Zero-carbon building enabling adaptive opaque facade technologyDuration: - Funding: Innovative Europe (Horizon Europe / ...
EU ITA-CH MOBSTER - Mobility and Tourism going electricDuration: - Funding: Other EU Funding (EU funding / ...
EU H2020 INFINITE - INDUSTRIALISED DURABLE BUILDING ENVELOPE RETROFITTING BY ALL-IN-ONE ...Duration: - Funding: Competitive Industries (Horizon ...
EU H2020 VARCITIES - VISIONARY NATURE BASED ACTIONS FOR HEALTH, WELLBEING & RESILIENCE IN CITIESDuration: - Funding: Societal Challenge (Horizon 2020 ...
EU LIFE JALON - bringing a new approach to facilitate the emergence and growth of citizen-led energy ...Duration: - Funding: 2021 – 2027 (Life+ / EU funding / ...
EU H2020 HAPPENING: Heat pumps in existing multi-family buildings for achieving union's energy and ...Duration: - Funding: Societal Challenge (Horizon 2020 ...
EU H2020 FULFILL - Fundamental Decarbonisation Through Sufficiency By Lifestyle ChangesDuration: - Funding: Societal Challenge (Horizon 2020 ...
EU H2020 TRUST-PV: Increase Friendly Integration of Reliable PV plants considering different market ...Duration: - Funding: Competitive Industries (Horizon ...
MAGAZINE Science Stories that Inspire
Data and scenarios for zero-emission buses
Investigating the possibility of eliminating fossil fuels from public transportation
Un detective per VOC e formaldeide
Il nuovo VOC Lab rintraccia le sostanze nocive emesse da materiali edili e mobili, le quantifica e testa materiali innovativi in grado di ridurle.
A portrait of every tree
How the city of Merano is using new technology to protect its old trees
Sotto lo stesso sole
Coltivare e produrre energia sullo stesso terreno è possibile, vantaggioso ed è il futuro. Ne parla l’esperto di fotovoltaico David Moser