Energy services demonstrations of demand response, flexibility and energy efficiency based on metering data

Partner: CIRCE  | Web:

The project puts in place five large-scale demonstrators for the deployment of novel services in the retail market due to a virtual ICT environment to exchange data and services and advanced monitoring and control systems. Key results and conclusions on architectures, market opportunities and data accessibility will be transferred to FLEXIGRID for the development of WP8 and WP9.

Smart TSO-DSO interaction schemes, market architectures and ICT Solutions for integration of ancillary services from demand side management and distributed generation

Partner: EDYNA | Web:

The SmartNet project arises from the need to find answers and propose new practical solutions to the increasing integration of Renewable Energy Sources in the existing electricity transmission network.

New cost-effective business models for flexible Smart Grids

Partner: HYPER | Web:

NOBEL GRID provides advanced tools and ICT services to all actors in the Smart Grid and retail electricity market to ensure benefits from cheaper prices, more secure and stable grids and clean electricity.

Massive integration of power electronic devices

Partner: CIRCE | Web:

MIGRATE will develop and validate technology-based solutions making possible the management of the growing penetration of power electronics-connected generation and consumption. As a result, an easier integration of distributed generation will be achieved, which is crucial for FLEXIGRID.

Wide scale demonstration of Integrated Solutions & business models for European smartGRID

Partner: HYPER | Web:

WiseGRID will provide a set of solutions and technologies to increase the smartness, stability and security of an open, consumer-centric European energy grid. The project provides services for the actors of the distribution network in different scenarios to promote more sustainable energy grids, empowering the prosumers and enabling the establishment of a near real-time pan European energy balancing market.

Integrated Smart GRID Cross-Functional Solutions for Optimized Synergetic Energy Distribution, Utilization & Storage Technologies

Coordinator: ATOS | Web:

inteGRIDy pursues facilitating the optimal and dynamic operation of the Distribution Grid, fostering the stability of the electricity grid and coordination of distributed energy resources, Virtual Power Plants and innovative collaborative storage schemes within a continuously increased share of renewable energy.

Indian and European Local Energy CommuniTies for Renewable Integration and the Energy Transition

Partners: CIRCE | Web:

A concept composed by mobile storage systems combined with forecasting, DR programmes and islanding capabilities of local energy communities will be implemented in 4 EU and 1 Indian networks. Main results from IELECTRIX will be used to optimize flexibility and stability of the MT-HV grid.

Maximizing the impact of innovative energy approaches in the EU islands

Coordinator: CIRCE | Web:

To foster the deployment of innovative solutions for the EU islands decarbonization by developing and demonstrating at three Lighthouse Islands a set of interventions linked to seven replicable use cases, whose results will validate an Investment Planning Tool that will be then demonstrated at four Follower Islands for the development of four associated Action Plans.

Real proven solutions to enable active demand and distributed generation flexible integration, through a fully controllable LOW Voltage and medium voltage distribution grid

Partner: ZIV | Web:

This project focuses on addressing the constraints and needs arisen from poor observability of LV grid, local accumulation of distributed generation, risks and difficulties. in managing the distribution network, aging infrastructure and social and environmental restrictions that inhibit grid development.

Integrated Cybersecurity Solution for the Vulnerability Assessment, Monitoring and Protection of Critical Energy Infrastructures

Partner: – | Web:

EnergyShield captures the needs of Electrical Power and Energy System (EPES) operators and combines the latest technologies for vulnerability assessment, supervision and protection to draft a defensive toolkit.

SDN -microgrid reSilient Electrical eNergy SystEm

Partner: ATOS | Web:

SDN-microSENSE aims at providing and demonstrating a secure, resilient to cyber-attacks, privacy-enabled, and protected against data breaches solution for decentralised Electrical Power and Energy Systems (EPES). All designed, developed, and tested technologies should consider the latest related research findings and maintain high compliance with current industrial standards (e.g., IEC standards).

People for tHe eurOpean bioENergy mIX

Partner: ATOS | Web:

The development and adoption of renewable and sustainable forms of energy has become a major priority for Europe and is an important theme in H2020. Research into new, energy-related technologies to reduce Europe’s reliance on non-renewable fossil fuels is a critical need, and requires more newly qualified people in areas such as renewable-energy infrastructure management, new energy materials and methods, as well as smart buildings and transport.