News: Innovative Design Options for Smart Local Energy System in Cities
GreenSCIES showcased four innovative design options for heat network pipes at the 5th Healthy City Design International Congress
The increasing focus on whole energy systems combining heat, power and mobility, is fuelling rapid innovation across the sector. New energy efficient products are being developed, which are enhanced by transformative control systems to maximise value.
Challenges for companies developing software which communicate with numerous brands/types of product is access to kit for testing without investing in extensive infrastructure. This is particularly challenging for SMEs, who only need to validate the results without long-term asset need.
Hangar19 has two living lab solutions which will help organisations overcome these challenges:
See Hangar19’s Living Lab website for more details
Go back to the Heat Is On interactive Map
Last December, the GreenSCIES community engagement team ran their first “Stay Warm & Well” workshop in partnership with the Galbur Foundation. This post reflects on how we can reach out to a wide range of residents and businesses including those who worry about their energy costs.
A paper on GreenSCIES has been awarded the Kenneth Lightfoot medal of the Institute of Refrigeration (IOR), chosen by a vote of the IOR membership.