Energy Management

EU Fit for 55 package: a good fit for companies performing energy management systems and energy audits?

On 14 July 2021, the European Commission circulated a new set of proposals called ‘Fit for 55 package’ delivering the 2030 climate change targets and coping with the highly popular EU Green Deal. The proposed package actively contributes to raise the level of ambition of the EU in the framework of climate change and the related policies, as it foresees legislative tools and actions for several…

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International recognized sustainable Energy Management System (EnMS): ISO 50001
Energy Management

International recognized sustainable Energy Management System (EnMS): ISO 50001

Improving energy performance, reducing consumption of electricity, improving overall energy efficiency and advancing its knowledge on energy uses is a major concern of enterprises in the world. In the…

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

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
Energy Management

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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Green Revolution - Medium-sized companies show the way. Lessons from two spanish companies in the chemical industry
Energy Management

Green Revolution - Medium-sized companies show the way. Lessons from two spanish companies in the chemical industry

The path towards a more sustainable and ecological industry is not easy and sometimes SMEs (Small and Medium sized Enterprises) struggle to understand why and how conversion towards a more…

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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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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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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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Utility Asset Management—Digital Twin or Digital Octuplets
Energy Management

Utility Asset Management—Digital Twin or Digital Octuplets

As I write this, my daughter is on the verge of giving birth to her first child. As far as we know, she is not having twins. But you never know. So the notion of digital twin came to my mind. Some…

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