What: 16th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM19) Where: Ljubljana, Slovenia When: 18th – 20th September 2019 The EEM is a well-established conference in Europe, which brings together international representatives from science, industry and politics from different fields to discuss a wide range of issues related to energy markets. These include not only […]
What: Opening event of Meltemi energy community – Creating the first energy community in Rafina Where: Meltemi (Rafina), Greece When: 13th July 2019 On 13th of July the opening event of the first Energy Community in Rafina has been held. How the story began: On April 2019 ICCS-NTUA with Electra Coop organized a workshop to […]
Working paper: “Collective self-consumption and energy communities: Overview of emerging regulatory approaches in Europe”
What: Working paper: “Collective self-consumption and energy communities: Overview of emerging regulatory approaches in Europe” Where: EU When: June 2019 Authors from JOANNEUM RESEARCH, RESCOOP and Laboratory of Energy Policy have done an overview of regulatory approaches for energy communities in Europe. The main aim of this paper is to understand and compare the emerging […]
What: A Workshop on Energy Communities organized by Greenpeace Greece – “Citizens United for the Energy Transition in Greece” Where: Rainbow Warrior, Zeas Port, Athens, Greece When: 12th June 2019 Greenpeace Greece has organized a workshop for energy communities within the European campaign on the climate crisis and the promotion of clean energy from renewable […]
What: International Conference – Good Energy and Economy/REScoops and Local Authorities: transforming communities through collaboration Where: Zagreb, Croatia When: 30th May – 1st June 2019 International Conference of Good Energy and Economy: transforming communities through collaboration between energy cooperatives and local authorities was organized in Zagreb (Croatia) in collaboration with COMPILE partners Green Energy Cooperative (ZEZ) and REScoop.EU. The […]
Event – ENERGY COMMUNITIES – Exploring Research, Technologies and Regulations for their Implementation in Europe
What: Event – ENERGY COMMUNITIES – Exploring Research, Technologies and Regulations for their Implementation in Europe Where: VLEVA Auditorium, Brussels, Belgium When: 15th May 2019 The H2020 projects COMPILE, MERLON, MUSE GRIDS and STORY organized the all-day event on Local Energy Communities – Exploring Research, Technologies and Regulations for their Implementation in Europe. The aim […]
What: COMPILE 2nd General Meeting Where: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Ljubljana, Slovenia When: 9th – 10th May 2019 The COMPILE partners have met in Ljubljana (Slovenia) at the 2nd General meeting hosted by the University of Ljubljana. Progress made on the COMPILE over the first six months has been discussed in detail and […]
What: Workshop “Energy Communities, energy in citizens’ hands” Where: Athens, Greece When: 18th April 2019 The Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (ICCS-NTUA) in collaboration with ELECTRA Energy cooperative organized a workshop “Energy Communities, energy in citizens’ hands”. Local energy communities are tools for the transition to a more democratic and decentralized energy system that focuses on the […]
What: Signing of contracts for installation of PV and household batteries in Luče, Slovenia Where: Luče, Slovenia When: 19th April2019 A new project milestone has been reached with PETROL signing the contracts for instalment of total 102 kW PV panels on 9 houses and 5 household batteries with members of renewable energy community Luče. This is a first […]
What: Can India become a world leader in renewables and how can COMPILE help with it? Where: India When: Near future India, the seventh largest country by area and with more than 1.3 billion people the second most populous country, has decided to phase out fossil-based energy generation and adopt green energy. The growing need of energy perfectly aligns […]
ENERGY COMMUNITIES – Exploring Research, Technologies and Regulations for their Implementation in Europe
Local energy communities and smart energy systems are key elements to increase the use of renewable energy resources at a local level, helping locations with weak connections to the national grid to maximise their energy independence whilst also reducing carbon emissions.
Zelena Energetska Zadruga (ZEZ) organized the event in Križevci, Croatia presenting an overview of the Horizon2020 EU project COMPILE while emphasizing the leading role of ZEZ involvement in the demonstration site Križevci.