Viability of sustainable energy islands

Green energy might be good for the environment, it does not come free. Therefore, in the context of the RENergetic project, we are looking for potential business models that might stimulate the adoption to more sustainable energy sources. To do this, we identify all involved parties in these new energy markets, from producer to consumer, […]

Organization of workshop as part of SmartGridComm 2021

On October 27 2021 the RENergetic project organizes an online workshop as part of the SmartGridComm 2021 conference ( with as title ‘Artificial and Human Intelligence for Community-empowered Sustainable Energy Systems’. Via invited presentations from several ongoing H2020 research and demonstration projects the latest experiences and insights on the use of AI techniques for demand […]

A real milestone towards the energy transition has been reached in Austria

Today was an important milestone for renewable energy in general and energy communities in particular in Austria. The new “Renewables Development Act” has been passed in the parliament, taking the necessary 2/3-majority hurdle! It is the most ambitious infrastructure act in Austria since many years (maybe ever). It sets the way for Austria to have […] – Launch of a digital platform for Energy Communities in Austria

Local Energy Communities are a central part of the EU Renewable Energy Directive. In the form of Citizen Energy Communities and Renewable Energy Communities they are currently being implemented into national law by the EU member states. But having a regulatory and legal framework is only one part of the equation, enabling citizens, municipalities and […]

Master Degree Thesis at University of Pavia about energy islands in urban context

On Friday, June 11 2021, two candidates Luca Bellasio and Clarissa Romeo had the Thesis defense of their Master Degree in Building Engineering and Architecture and they got both the title of Engineer and Architect valid in Europe. The two thesis were developed according to RENergetic goals and they analyzed possible design scenario in Segrate […]

Uni Mannheim Newspaper articles

“Mannheim: EU grants the university a contract for a large international research project”, rnf, 13.10.2020 “Uni Mannheim: EU project for 100% energy self-sufficiency”, Solarserver, October 15, 2020