Digitalisation

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 specific tools that could help their manufacturing processes increasing productivity and therefore competitiveness. Overview of Industrial Digital Maturity The whole manufacturing sector digital…

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6 Use Cases: Open Call for Innovative Grid Services
Digitalisation

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…

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How smart cities could use digital finance platforms
Digitalisation

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?
Digitalisation

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
Industry 4.0

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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An Integrated Approach for Industrial Symbiosis: the CORALIS project
Industry 4.0

An Integrated Approach for Industrial Symbiosis: the CORALIS project

The high potential of Industrial Symbiosis (IS) for energy and resource savings lies in the creation of “an interconnected network which strives to mimic the functioning of ecological systems, within…

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One Electrical Network Infrastructure for Europe: the OneNet Project
Data & Cyber Security

One Electrical Network Infrastructure for Europe: the OneNet Project

The traditional power system is experiencing a push towards innovation like never before. The abundance of renewable energy sources and solutions, increasingly fragmented stakeholder groups,…

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7 major challenges of a power grid and their solutions
Data & Cyber Security

7 major challenges of a power grid and their solutions

Electricity is a powerful thing. In order to use its benefits, it is necessary that the amount of electricity in the grid corresponds with actual consumption needs. Due to the ever-increasing demand…

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How does COVID19 affect energy efficiency plans of industry?
Industry 4.0

How does COVID19 affect energy efficiency plans of industry?

How does COVID19 affect energy efficiency plans of industry? What framework(s) are effective to help decarbonise industry? Do companies plan to decarbonise? How/by when? What are the short term…

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