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Energy Lecture: Hydrogen – Ready for the market?

Date: Thursday, 18 October 2018 Time: 11:00 – 13:00 h Location: van Swinderen Huys, Oude Boteringestraat 19, 9712 GC Groningen This is a public event open to everyone interested to join, free of any costs. People should be there on time. Doors open at...

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Energy Excursion: Waste to Energy

Date: Friday, 28 September 2018 Time: 8:30 – 12:15 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building This is a student-only event, free of any costs. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED! A spot on the waiting list? Please send an email to activities@energyacademy.org, make sure to add your...

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Energy Lecture: Biodesign – The Living Light

Date: Thursday, 11 October 2018 Time: 15:00 – 16:30 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building This is a public event open to everyone interested to join, free of any costs Nature nearly always uses as little energy and materials as possible, has amazing accuracy,...

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Energy Lecture: The Basics of Energy

Date: Thursday, 20 September 2018 Time: 14:30 – 16:30 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building This is a public event open to everyone interested to join, free of any costs   New Energy Coalition is proud to announce the kick-off of our Energy Academy programme of the new...

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Energy Community of Young Researchers – Excursion

Date: Wednesday 18 July Time: 09:00 – 17:00 h Location: Meeting Point - Energy Academy ​Building --Note: Lunch included--   From 12-20 July 2018 the Groningen Energy Summer School (GESS2018) is held. Two events of the programme of GESS2018 are also open for members of...

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Energy Academy Certificate Ceremony

Date: Thursday, 5 July 2018 Time: 13:00 – 14:00 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building, room 5159.0291 Note: Invite only This ''Graduation'' Ceremony is organised for all the students who obtained their Energy Academy Certificate or Declaration of Participation! Gertjan...

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Energy Lecture: Photovoltaic – The Energy of the Future

Date: Wednesday, June 6 2018 Time: 15:00 – 16:30 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building, room number to be announced    In this duo lecture, Dr. Christian Taubitz of the Research & Development department of Hanwha Q CELLS will explain how solar cells are produced and...

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Energy Lecture: The Power of Water – Blue Energy

    Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Time: 15.00 - 16.30 h Location: Energy Academy Europe, room 5159.0010     Did you already hear about Blue Energy, also named Salinity Gradient Energy? More and more people are becoming aware of this technology and the possibilities...

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Energy Debate: The Role of Nuclear Energy

    Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018 Time: 15:00 - 17:00 h Location: Energy Academy Building Join us on the 24th of May for a debate with speakers from Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands! World demand for energy is set to increase significantly in the next decades,...

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Energy Masterclass: Sharing Energy in a Local Smart Grid

    Date: Tuesday, 5 June 2018 Time: 14:00 – 17:00 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building (exact location will be anounced) NOTE: REGISTRATION DEADLINE 29 MAY! This is a students only event, there are limited places available.       Every building is a potential power...

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Energy Symposium: An Electrochemical future?

    Date: Tuesday, 8 May 2018 Time: 10:30 - 18:00 h Location: Energy Academy - Zernike Campus (Nijenborgh 6), room 0029 Renewable energy sources (such as solar and wind) are highly intermittent. Alternative energy grids would require energy storage systems as...

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Energy Lecture: The Revolution of Heating Technology, by Peter Wagener (BHD)

Heat pumps in combination with electricity from intermittent production like wind and solarPV, makes smart grid technology/applications an unavoidable necessity in household and utility energy supply – but there is no view in terms of legislation, technical developments or standard communication protocols on heat pump technology connected to smart electricity grids.

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Groningen delegation visit to UNIDO, Vienna

This week a delegation of New Energy Coalition, University of Groningen and Hanze University of Applied Sciences visited the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) in Vienna to discuss future collaboration. UNIDO is the UN agency dedicated to...

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Energy Lecture: Samsø , The Energy Island

The Danish island of Samsø has become a global example of how to create a sustainable community through local ownership and community engagement. It is the first island in the world to be 100% powered by renewable energy. Director of Denmark’s Energy Academy, Soren Hermansen, lectures.

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Energy Lecture: Energy Trading (UoG FEB)

Two energy traders from Gazprom’s London office will speak at the University of Groningen’s Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), to tell you everything about their experience in energy trading. After a successful seminar last year, we are excited to welcome them back in Groningen!

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No system integration, no transition

We're modelling the behaviour of hybrid energy systems with our knowledge partners TNO & ECN.

System integration is paramount in making the transition successful. The future energy system will have increasingly more renewable energy in the mix. The behaviour of such a hybrid energy system is highly complex and modelling is essential in assessing it.