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Energy on Borkum gets smarter – investEU campaign

The NETfficient project is part of the InvestEU campaign!

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23-25/01/2018 NETfficient Partners at Williams Conference Centre in Wantage (UK)

NETfficient consortium visited the Williams Grand Prix Collection (private collection by Sir Frank Williams).

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23-25/01/2018 Small Preview on NETfficient Partner Meeting in Wantage (UK)

From 23rd - 25th of January 2018: NETfficient project partner Williams Advanced Engineering is hosting NETfficient partner meeting in Wantage ( Oxfordshire - UK).

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NETfficient installations on Borkum: Use Case 1

Here you can see some images of the installations and finished set-up for NETfficient Medium Voltage Use Case 1 – Peak shaving and ancillary services in the market, including the medium voltage Hybrid Energy Storage Solution (HESS), with its three main elements: Inverter, Li-Ion System and Ultracaps System.

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NETfficient installations on Borkum: Shipping and Arrival of Materials

At the end of 2017, all installations were fully constructed and built up, serving as NETfficient Use Cases' demonstrators. Here you can see how materials have arrived at Borkum and were stored until installations:

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October 14 – 17, 2018, Paris (France) – ICRERA, 7th International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications

ICRERA brings together researchers, engineers, manufacturers, practitioners and customers from all over the world to share and discuss advances and developments in renewable energy research and applications.

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June 19 – 21, 2018, Vienna (Austria) – Renewable Energy World Europe

Carrying on the tradition of POWER-GEN Europe in providing innovative content presented by hand-selected thought leaders and visionaries, Electrify Europe will feature a multi-track conference program designed to create a strong narrative on the contemporary and anticipated developments and trends in the power industry’s ever-greater integration and its digital transformation.

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April 23 – 27, 2018, Hannover (Germany) – HANNOVER MESSE: Get new technology first

At the Energy trade fair, industry players meet solution providers and decision makers in politics and economics.

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March 27 – 29, 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria) – Renewable Energies

The EE & RE Exhibition puts on display a great set of existing energy technologies and it is a starting point for the launch of innovative products.

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March 18, 2018, Kiel (Germany) – Climate and Energy Fair

The main subjects of the event are energy efficiency, safety systems, photovoltaics and much more.

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March 15 – 18, 2018, Husum (Germany) – New Energy

New Energy Husum is where exhibitors from all the renewable sectors come together with visitors to show how renewable energy sources continue to become more interdependent and complement one another and how the energy transition continues to be encouraged at grass roots level.

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March 16 – 18, 2018, Karlsruhe (Germany) – INVENTA Green Building fair for sustainable building and modern power engineering

INVENTA brings together experts in the field of gardening, living design, sustainable building and modern energy and offers counseling and inspiration at the highest level.

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February 06 – 08, 2018, Essen (Germany) – E-world energy and water 2018

The focus of E-world energy & water is innovative solutions for the energy supply of the future - from generation, through distribution and storage to retail, efficiency and green technologies.

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NEW: NETfficient second brochure

Hot off the press: Our second brochure has just arrvied.

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Insight into the NETfficient installation process on Borkum_1.0

Current progress and updates of NETfficient installations process for the five use cases of common energy demand scenarios of medium and low voltage on the island of Borkum.

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04-05/06/2017: Sixth NETfficient partner meeting in Gothenburg, and Mölndal (Sweden)

On 4-5th June 2017, the sixth NETfficient partner meeting was held in Mölndal (Sweden) at the premises of Swerea IVF AB.

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NETfficient project – Showroom on Borkum open for visitors!

NETfficient project – Showroom on Borkum open for visitors! Since April 2017 (30th April 2017) our physical showroom on Borkum at the premises of project partnerWirtschaftsbetriebe Borkum and the virtual showroom on NETfficient website are open for visitors.

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Installation of hydrogen energy storage technology on Borkum island

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Project Advisory Board Members Sought

Project Advisory Board Members Sought. NETfficient-project wishes to increase the number of its Advisory Board members. For more information please contact us: http://netfficient-project.eu/

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30 – 31 January: Fourth NETfficient partner meeting in Freiburg (Germany)

Fourth NETfficient partner meeting in Freiburg (Germany). 2017, NETfficient project successfully started into its third year with a partner meeting in Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany).

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The “Tourist Information Borkum” – Demonstration Site for Use Case 3 Buildings

NETfficient's Use Case 3 “Buildings” will be demonstrated at the facilities of the Tourist Information Borkum at Borkum city centre.

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The “Nordsee Aquarium Borkum” – Demonstration Site for Use Case 5 Aquarium

Learn more about the Nordsee Aquarium Borkum on the Island of Borkum (Germany) that will be the demonstration site of NETfficient project's Use Case 5: Aquarium Water Temperature Regulation.

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Sep 2016: NETfficient – Applying 3D-printing to tailor made components for PTS battery systems

On 27th September 2016 Netfficient partners followed the invitation of SME partner Power Tech Systems (PTS) to visit its laboratory in Poissy (France).

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September 27 2016: NETfficient review meeting in Poissy (France)

September 27 2016: NETfficient review meeting in Poissy (France)...

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September 20 2016: NETfficient simulations are online

NETfficient simulations are online. You can follow them on Borkum map at...

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June 14 – 15 2016: Third partner meeting in Cagliari (Italy)

In June 2016 the third partner meeting took place at the University of Cagliari, in Cagliari on Sardinia (Italy).

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January 20 – 21 2016: NETfficient second partner meeting in Wiehl (Germany)

From 20 – 21 January 2016 NETfficient held its 2nd partner meeting at Schneider Electric in Wiehl (Germany).

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February 23 – 24 2016, Berlin: Smart Renewables 2016

February 23 - 24 2016, Berlin: At the "Smart Renewables 2016" hosted by the German Association of Energy and Water Industries (BDEW) is a flagship event on renewable energies.

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February 20 – 21, Bad Hersfeld: “Energie- und Klimatage 2016”

"Energie- und Klimatage" in Bad Hersfeld (Germany) 20. - 21. February 2016. The fair brings together the entire raw material and energy potential of the region and fokusses on renewable energy, energy efficiency technologies, energy saving, and e-mobility...

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February 26 – 28 2016, Freiburg: Gebäude.Energie.Technik (GETEC) trade fair

February 26 - 28 2016, Freiburg: Gebäude.Energie.Technik (GETEC) trade fair will take place in the south of Germany in Freiburg. ...

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February 16 – 19 2016, Berlin: bautec

February 16 - 19 2016, Berlin: "bautec" is an international trade fair for building and construction technology that will take place at the Exhibition Grounds Berlin.

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February 15 – 18 2016, Essen: E-world – energy & water

February 15-18 2016, Essen: The "E-world - energy & water" is a European trade fair for the energy and water industry where exhibitors will present products and services from the various fields of production, efficiency, trade, transport, storage, smart energy and green technologies.

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NETfficient at the “Greencities & Sustainability” event, Málaga, October 7 – 8, 2015

In October 2015 NETfficient partner Ayuntamiento de Santander (Santander City Council) participated in the 5th edition of “Greencities & Sustainability” in the Spanish city of Málaga (http://greencities.malaga.eu/en/). ...

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NETfficient at the Energy- and Water days of the island of Borkum, September 25 – 27, 2015

The island of Borkum between September 25 – 27, 2015 held its yearly Energy- and Water Days offering an enlightening programme with presentations around the topic “Energy” attracting numerous visitors and experts. ...

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November 25 – 27 2015, University of Birmingham: UK Energy Storage Research Conference (UKES2015)

November 25 - 27 2015, University of Birmingham: UK Energy Storage Research Conference (UKES2015) is an platform for researchers in the field of energy storage and inspiring collaborations for future research.

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November 25 – 26 2015, Montpellier: EnerGaïa – the Energies Forum

November 25 - 26 2015, The EnerGaïa - in Montpellier, is a two days forum and business convention that brings together the renewable energies market...

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November 17 – 19, 2015, Barcelona: Smart City Expo – worldcongress

November 17 - 19, 2015, Gran Via Exhibition Centre in Barcelona: Smart City Expo - world congress

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November 3 – 5 2015, Vienna: European Utility Week

November 3 - 5 2015, Vienna, Austria: Meet the utilities and hear what the industry has to say at the European Utility Week.

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September 25 – 27 2015, island of Borkum: Energy- and Water days of the island of Borkum

September 25 - 27 2015| island of Borkum: Exlore and enjoy the fields of water and energy supply within the 4th Energy- and Water days of the island of Borkum and a colourful supporting programme.

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June 26 – 27, 2015: First partner meeting on the island of Borkum

From 26 – 27 June 2015 on the island of Borkum the first NETfficient partner meeting took place.

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A “Toast to NETfficient”

In the following, read the inspiring "Toast to NETfficient" held by Axel Held, Plant Manager at the "Stadtwerke Borkum GmbH" during the first partner meeting on June 25, 2015 on the island of Borkum.

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Electric mobility on Borkum

Already since the 1980s, the Stadtwerke Borkum, a segment of the Wirtschaftsbetriebe der Stadt NSHB Borkum GmbH work together with regional enterprises in the generation of renewable energy.

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October 7 – 8 2015, Malaga: Greencities & Sustainability

October 7 - 8 2015 | Malaga Spain. Greencities & Sustainability is a highly specialised professional forum where the latest trends and solutions that help to improve the smart management of cities are presented.

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Kick-off Meeting & First Work Session, 26 – 27 January 2015, Sevilla

From the 26 - 27 January 2015 in Sevilla (Spain) the consortium and all partners came together for the "Kick-off" meeting and first Work Session.

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