photovoltaic

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Can Enhanced Geothermal Systems be used as grid-scale batteries? Anywhere!

The US Department of Energy aims to cut the cost of Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) by 90% by 2035. Standard geothermal (...)

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Discover newsletter #11 of D2Grids project!

Just before winter, worries about heating in EU are all the more developed that natural gas and electricity prices are increa (...)

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Look back on the webinar: "Renewable electricity and innovative heating networks to decarbonise European cities!"

Wednesday, November 02, 2022, was held the webinar co-organised by Celsius Initiative and D2Grids, whose objective was to (...)

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Collective self-consumption photovoltaics to supply the Paris-Saclay heating and cooling grid

The heating and cooling grid of the Paris-Saclay science and technology cluster, delivered in 2019, is one of the pilot sites (...)

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A 21st-century reinvention of the electric grid is crucial for solving the climate change crisis

Integrating solar panels with farming can provide partial shade for plants. Werner Slocum/NREL   Charles F. Kutscher, (...)

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The role of flexibility in photovoltaic and battery optimal sizing towards a decarbonized residential sector

The residential sector can contribute to achieving the targets set by the 2030 Climate Target Plan through its flexibility (...)

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Newness Touches Conventional History: The Research of the Photovoltaic Technology on a Wooden Church Heritage Building

The Research of the Photovoltaic Technology on a Wooden Church Heritage Building The case study that determined the present (...)

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House Solaris 416

On the shores of Lake Zurich, between the busy Seestrasse and the railway embankment, a new residential building called House (...)

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Zetland Passive House

The Zetland Passive House project is the UK's first certified EnerPHit Plus retrofit. Originally built in 1894, this Passivha (...)

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Giraffe house at Zoo Schönbrunn

Renovating the giraffe house at the world's oldest zoo - UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site From 2015 to 2017, extensive (...)

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CO2 neutral buildings in CH-Männedorf - fully self sufficient

This building received a mention at the national and international levels for the Energy & Temperate Climates Prize of the (...)

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Doragno Castle

The castle of Doragno was born from the transformation of an ancient medieval castle into a private residence where the exist (...)

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Modular Office Renovation Prototype

The MOR project was realised in 2019, for the Solar Decathlon Europe Competition. A group of over 46 TU Delft students came (...)

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"Antonio Brancati" Middle School

This building was awarded the Energy & Temperate Climates Prize at the international level and a mention for the Sustainable (...)

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Floating Solar: can it help ASEAN reverse coal’s continued rise?

Floating solar farms may be gaining traction in Asia. Capacity is still small: by 2019 the big players Japan and China had (...)