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What hinders the breakthrough of innovative smart energy services?

by Paul Tobin [GECO Global]   The European energy sector is in the process of a major shift from a traditional centralised structure to a more inclusive system that incorporates digitalisation, includes a wider variety of stakeholders, and requires new organisational processes. The H2020 SYNERGY project aims to implement an innovative big-data platform that

By |2021-03-05T10:54:04+00:00March 5th, 2021|Press|0 Comments

The socio-economic barriers

by Paul Tobin [GECO Global] Contributors: Christophe Dromacque [GECO], Christina Papadimitriou [UCY], Sotiris Tsakanikas [VERD], Luis Viguer [ETRA I+D], Fenareti Lampathaki [Suite 5]   The techno-centric approach to R&D projects in the energy sector has left the crucial factor of socioeconomics underappreciated. This is demonstrated by the existence of terms such as social acceptance.

By |2021-03-19T15:44:03+00:00March 5th, 2021|Page Links, Press|0 Comments

The SYNERGY project is celebrating its first year – with aspiring insights, new ways of working and important milestones achieved

By Tasos Tsitsanis [Suite5], Ioana-Emilia Badea [GECO Global], Luis Viguer Torres [ETRA I+D]   It has indeed been a year of new learnings and new opportunities. The COVID crisis has brought about new ways of working and at the same time proving the case for the opportunities that lie within digitalization. In this light,

By |2021-03-05T10:50:20+00:00March 5th, 2021|Press|0 Comments

SYNERGY to actively participate and contribute in the Business Models Parallel Session of the BRIDGE General Assembly

  On March 3, SYNERGY will present the preliminary results of the business modelling activities of the project in the Parallel Session focusing on Business Models, organized in the frame of the BRIDGE General Assembly.   The business models session will offer the opportunity to the new projects joining BRIDGE to learn more about what

By |2021-03-05T10:54:52+00:00March 2nd, 2021|Press|0 Comments

SYNERGY will participate in Sustainable Places 2020

SYNERGY project will participate next October 29th in the workshop Sustainable Digital Tools for All-Energy Actors within the Sustainable Places 2020 event. Together with four other H2020 projects, we will discuss digital tools developed in order to provide ICT services and functionalities to the different actors of the energy value chain, which will make

By |2021-01-27T12:50:43+00:00September 14th, 2020|Events, Press, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SYNERGY Project featured in the BRIDGE Brochure

The SYNERGY project is part of the BRIDGE initiative, which aims at providing field experience, feedback, and best practice sharing from the participating projects to help them tackle the barriers to effective innovation. The BRIDGE cooperation group involves 64 projects in the areas of Smart Grid, Energy Storage, Islands, and Digitalisation that are funded

By |2021-01-27T12:49:47+00:00June 12th, 2020|Press, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A succesful Kick Off Meeting in Valencia, Spain

24 partners in EU will work together next 3,5 years to maximize the use of digitalization at the electricity marketplace in Europe. A successful kick-off meeting started the project 8-9 January 2020 in Valancia. SYNERGY consists of a consortium of 24 partners: ETRA Investigacion y Desarrollo SA (SPAIN) Diacheiristis Ellinikou Diktyou Dianomis Elektrikis Energeias

By |2021-01-27T12:51:00+00:00January 9th, 2020|Events, Press|0 Comments