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Lessons from the dim and distant past on how to reduce energy demand

Energy security is not a new issue. We had the oil crises of 1973 and 1979. It has been good this time round that there has been concerted action in the EU at least to reduce dependence on Russian gas. Improving energy efficiency has always been, and remains one of the most powerful, and potentially quickest action. One of the really effective that has emerged is how much gas most homes are wasting, even the millions that have condensing boilers. At any one time, the cost-effective potential for reducing energy is probably 25-30% – and that has never changed, it is about ‘slack’ in the system.

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Energy management system build on blockchain technology
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Energy management system build on blockchain technology

Oman Al Shawamikh Oil Services Company will cooperate with Frontech. Frontech launched the National Blockchain Platform to accelerate the digital innovation efforts in the Sultanate of Oman. Blockchain will be used to represent the production units in the sustainable energy network, as well as track and manage these units.

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Energy Optimization using Artificial Intelligence (AI) on HVAC system
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Energy Optimization using Artificial Intelligence (AI) on HVAC system

HVAC equipment operates under the control of automation systems or a building management system. New fully autonomous self-adaptive Artificial Intelligence (AI) software is designed to deliver significant savings and dramatically reduce carbon emissions, enabling a self-operating building.

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How do we turn this energy crisis to our advantage?
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How do we turn this energy crisis to our advantage?

Less than 1% of Danish buildings are renovated annually. This means that, on average, more than 100 years pass between refurbishment of a building. An investment of DKK 5 billion in the renovation of municipal buildings can result in an annual saving of DKK 430 million.

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A catalogue of energy efficiency measures for supermarkets
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A catalogue of energy efficiency measures for supermarkets

The SUPER-HEERO project aims to provide a replicable financial scheme for energy efficiency investment in small and medium supermarkets. It starts from a high-level analysis of typical supermarkets energy systems and equipment, to create a catalogue with the most relevant and easy to replicate energy efficiency measures.

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PROCURE SELECTS 3 INNOVATIVE APPROACHES
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PROCURE SELECTS 3 INNOVATIVE APPROACHES

ProcuRE launched the first out of three phases towards reaching its goal. Six procurers from Slovenia, Spain, Germany, Portugal, Israel, and Turkey selected three innovative Renovation Approaches. The Call for Tenders was released on 24 November 2021.

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A systems approach to energy end use
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A systems approach to energy end use

The optimization of energy use in buildings and industry requires a systems approach to harvest its full potential. This idea is winning ground, as it is shown by the proposal of the ITRE committee of the European Parliament to include a definition of ‘system efficiency'.

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Building a greener future one SME at a time
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Building a greener future one SME at a time

The construction sector is leaving more than buildings behind it. Interventions aiming to reduce or optimise the energy use of this industry would help us leave a better mark on the planet.

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Feeding the world, preserving the planet
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Feeding the world, preserving the planet

Ensinger Mineral-Heilquellen, which has been selling bottled mineral water since 1952, has implemented further energy-saving measures, such as a continuous energy monitoring system.

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Support for SME to finance energy efficiency measures
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Support for SME to finance energy efficiency measures

EEFIG has been working with the financial community and relevant stakeholders to accelerate private finance to energy efficiency. The DEESME project summarises experience and strategies for the creation of support mechanisms, handling limited human resources and guiding SMEs to actions also contributing to reducing imports of fossil fuels from unreliable sources.

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