Digitalisation

Data-driven, data-dependent: Blockchain in the Mining Industry

What is a mine’s main output? Minerals would be the first, obvious answer: there are mines around the globe producing thousands or even millions of tons of minerals. So far, so good. But what else? Tailings would be a second response. The Global Tailings Review estimates that there are about 217km³ worth of tailings around the world, which is also a significant output. However, there is…

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EV supply chain majors pilot Re|Source, a blockchain solution for end-to-end cobalt traceability
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EV supply chain majors pilot Re|Source, a blockchain solution for end-to-end cobalt traceability

Hi y’all! We have some electrifying news to share: Once again in the mining and metals space but this time revolving around the battery supply chain for Electric Vehicles. Tirelessly involved since…

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#03 Augmented Reality (AR) - From visualized data to x-applications for the digital energy industry.
Digitalisation

#03 Augmented Reality (AR) - From visualized data to x-applications for the digital energy industry.

Augmented reality can do much more than make the invisible visible. It connects our analog and digital data worlds. In doing so, it creates transitions that did not exist before. 2D data can be linked…

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The EU Coordinated Plan on AI: Expectations for the Energy Transition
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The EU Coordinated Plan on AI: Expectations for the Energy Transition

The European Commission published on 21 April 2021 its newest set of actions and regulations for managing the development of Artificial Intelligence in the European Union. This vastly popular…

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State-of-the-art of the industrial digital landscape
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State-of-the-art of the industrial digital landscape

The last industrial revolution may have started in the digital service sector but in the past decade heavy industries are slowly embracing the new digital wave with the design and development of…

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6 Use Cases: Open Call for Innovative Grid Services
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6 Use Cases: Open Call for Innovative Grid Services

INTERRFACE, an H2020 project in the field of innovative grid services, publishes an Open Call for innovators with up to €60,000 awarded to each successful applicant. A sister (or rather parent)…

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Industrial processes going digital
Digitalisation

Industrial processes going digital

Best practices from EU-funded projects. Learning from the experience of industries in adapting to the digital transition: RETROFEED, SHIP2FAIR, SOWHAT & ECOFACT projects. A recent webinar shows…

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How smart cities could use digital finance platforms
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How smart cities could use digital finance platforms

Financing is often stated as one of the biggest challenges to implement a smart city strategy. This is not only due to pressure on public budgets but also to inherent complexity of smart city projects…

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Is Blockchain the solution for Carbon Tracing, Sustainable Supply Chains and Circular Economy?
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Is Blockchain the solution for Carbon Tracing, Sustainable Supply Chains and Circular Economy?

For most (or at least many) people Blockchain "has something to do with Bitcoin", kind of a weird digital currency with enormous price fluctuations and recently prominently featured by media following…

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Energy audit and augmented reality: how to combine them? RETROFEED innovation accelerated by COVID-19
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Energy audit and augmented reality: how to combine them? RETROFEED innovation accelerated by COVID-19

Energy Audit in times of COVID-19: The RETROFEED augmented reality experience An online event organised by the RETROFEED project on 2 December 2020   RETROFEED industry partners shared their…

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