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17.02: Live briefing/PK on the results of the winter survey of the "Energy Efficiency Index of German Industry".

The 2020 winter survey of the Energy Efficiency Index (EEI) shows a renewed increase in the importance of energy efficiency within German industry. While it was already apparent in the summer that the Corona pandemic had no negative effect on the importance of energy efficiency, the positive trend continues in the 2020 winter survey. Even more - companies continue to strive for ambitious climate…

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

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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New IEA Energy Efficiency 2020 report signals reversals for First Fuel
Energy Efficiency Services

New IEA Energy Efficiency 2020 report signals reversals for First Fuel

The recently released annual IEA update on energy efficiency trends is grim reading. It sets out cold evidence of the concern we all share that the Covid-19 crisis has significantly damaged energy…

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Powering an Energy Efficient Future
Energy Efficiency Services

Powering an Energy Efficient Future

On the 30th September I moderated a webinar on energy efficiency, Powering an Energy Efficient Future, for the IPFA as part of their energy transition series.    We had three great panelists who…

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Europe’s energy-intensive industries coping with covid crisis while trying to stay on sustainable path
Energy Management

Europe’s energy-intensive industries coping with covid crisis while trying to stay on sustainable path

Europe’s industry has significant challenges today. We are fortunate that the European Union provides a robust policy framework for industry that covers many themes: climate change, energy efficiency,…

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How does COVID19 affect energy efficiency plans of industry?
Energy Management

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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Going DEEP
Research & Innovation

Going DEEP

In addressing our long-term climate and energy goals, we seriously need to upscale investments in energy efficiency, because reducing demand is a major element in reducing GHG emissions. The Energy…

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Barriers to Data Collection in Industrial Energy Audits
Energy Management

Barriers to Data Collection in Industrial Energy Audits

An energy audit is one of the most efficient tools for industries to achieve a better understanding of the energy flows within the plant, to benchmark consumptions with reference values for the sector…

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Reducing emission from cement and steel manufacturing
Research & Innovation

Reducing emission from cement and steel manufacturing

Electricity is remarkably versatile in terms of its potential uses, but some industrial processes will be difficult to decarbonise irrespective of Europe’s overall decarbonisation strategy. Cement,…

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Chemical Industry could go totally carbon neutral
Research & Innovation

Chemical Industry could go totally carbon neutral

The chemical industry could become carbon neutral, new research indicates. Switzerland’s Federal Council has decided that the country should become carbon-neutral by 2050. This may be challenging as…

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