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
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Al via il progetto InRenova
Nuovo progetto FESR su soluzioni innovative di isolamento interno per il risanamento energetico di edifici storici
Aula Verde: arte e scienza per la giustizia climatica
Una nuova pubblicazione scientifica sulla pianificazione e realizzazione di un'opera di land-art a Roma
Characterization of adaptive opaque facades
New scientific publication reviews different laboratory tests in order to suggest a more complete testing procedure to characterize the performance of opaque façade components.
Bidirectional thermal substation for district heating users
A prototype of a bidirectional substation with a return-to-supply configuration was developed by ENEA and tested in the Energy Exchange Lab of Eurac Research. The results in a new scientific paper
Industrialised off-site building renovation VS traditional retrofit
Eurac Research recently published a new scientific paper focusing on the comparison between two equally performing retrofits scenarios for an existing building in Italy.
Incentivi pubblici per la transizione energetica: quali funzionano meglio?
Nuovo studio Eurac Research sull'efficacia delle misure di incentivazione per la transizione energetica in Alto Adige.
Regolazione di circuiti termo-idraulici
L’Istituto per le energie rinnovabili di Eurac Research ottiene un nuovo brevetto presentando un sistema di regolazione per circuiti termo-idraulici e il relativo metodo di controllo.
New President for EUREC
Wolfram Sparber has been elected for this role and is going to represent the Association for the next three years.
EU LIFE22-CET-HeatMineDH: Low-Grade Renewable and Waste Heat Mapping and Investment Planning for ...Duration: - Funding: 2021 – 2027 (Life+ / EU funding / ...
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 H2020 INFINITE - INDUSTRIALISED DURABLE BUILDING ENVELOPE RETROFITTING BY ALL-IN-ONE ...Duration: - Funding: Competitive Industries (Horizon ...
EU HE MUSPELL: Medium to long term thermal energy storage system with embedded heat pumping ...Duration: - Funding: Horizon Europe (EU funding / ...
EU HE FuturHist: An integrated typology-based approach to guide the future development of European ...Duration: - Funding: Horizon Europe (EU funding / ...
EU DUT ECLECTIC: Enabling circular economy action plans for small and medium-sized citiesDuration: - Funding: Other EU Funding (EU funding / ...
EU H2020 VARCITIES - VISIONARY NATURE BASED ACTIONS FOR HEALTH, WELLBEING & RESILIENCE IN CITIESDuration: - Funding: Societal Challenge (Horizon 2020 ...
EU H2020 HAPPENING: Heat pumps in existing multi-family buildings for achieving union's energy and ...Duration: - 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
Under the same sun
Growing food and generating energy on agricultural land at the same time is both possible and profitable. Photovoltaic expert David Moser explains why it’s also the future.