Energy Efficiency Technology

Energy Efficiency Award - deadline 25 June

The Energy Efficiency Award: an international competition Visionary entrepreneurs and pragmatic technicians are the focus of the Energy Efficiency Award. Since 2007, the German Energy Agency (dena) has presented the prestigious award to private and public companies that have achieved outstanding achievements in increasing energy efficiency. The internationally announced award is endowed with…

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How reusing waste heat can take aluminium one step closer to becoming a greener industry
Niche Technologies, Innovative Material Heating

How reusing waste heat can take aluminium one step closer to becoming a greener industry

Aluminium is one of the most recycled commodities in the world, but the processes involved in the production of this metal still leave a high environmental impact on the planet. New waste heat…

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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, co-funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 Programme, aims at providing a replicable financial scheme for energy efficiency investment in small and medium…

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Four young scientists talk about the future of waste heat recovery
Niche Technologies, Innovative Material Heating

Four young scientists talk about the future of waste heat recovery

On the crossroads to sustainability, energy intensive industries face huge challenges – waste heat recovery is one of the most promising options to save energy, feed a circular economy and go green.…

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Climate neutrality and the potential of digital energy efficiency technologies - Five application examples
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Climate neutrality and the potential of digital energy efficiency technologies - Five application examples

Reducing CO2 emissions to zero in 30 years - utopian? The conversion of Germany'senergy supply to green and renewable is a done deal. In 30 years, the country is to meet its energy needs from…

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

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New IEA Energy Efficiency 2020 report signals reversals for First Fuel
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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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An Integrated Approach for Industrial Symbiosis: the CORALIS project
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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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How does COVID19 affect energy efficiency plans of industry?
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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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What is the carbon footprint of space travel?
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What is the carbon footprint of space travel?

Who couldn’t have been wowed by the recent incredible crewed Space X launch on the 30th May? Two astronauts successfully left the earth’s atmosphere to dock with the international space station on a…

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