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Researcher: Luciano Di Tomassi, Ruchi Agrawal, Pádraig Lyons

LIFE-AUDIT-PLUS aims to leverage the available technical and regulatory knowledge and support tools related to the implementation of energy efficiency measures and/or renewable energy generation to create practical and more specific know-how that can be used to improve energy efficiency in energy intensive industries.


Researcher: Brian Norton, Carlos Ochoa, Tianren Chen, Sahar Rostamzad

The Lumisol project aims to develop luminescent devices for daylighting conceived as light shelves that can provide spectral modification.


Researcher: Shafi Khadem, Mohamed Bahloul, Sandipan Patra

COSTORE aims to maximise the value proposition of a collocated PV plant and battery energy storage systems (BESS) to mitigate the impact of dispatch-down events and provide DS3 grid services.

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Improving Energy Efficiency in Energy Intensive Industries. Call for stakeholders interested in the Irish market.

LIFE-AUDIT-PLUS wishes to get in contact with associations, policymakers, technologists, private companies, energy intensive industries, public authorities, agencies, research entities, normalisation bodies, to discuss with them how energy auditing processes are currently organised in energy intensive industries, opportunities to innovate the current best practices, ideas for new standards and financial schemes, which can increase the investments in energy efficiency measures identified in energy audit process, and the efforts spent in their implementation.  

EU Projects Zone Podcast: SmartSPIN

IERC colleagues Luciano di Tommasi and Ruchi Agrawal join Areti Ntaradimou on the EU Projects Zone Podcast to talk about SmartSPIN and how this project will deliver a new business model for the energy sector.

RE-energising Europe – 24 & 25 October 2023

Taking place in Brussels (Atelier 29) on 24-25 October, the event is bringing together speakers from EU institutions, project representatives and key players of the energy market. 

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