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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PhD Energy Community Groningen Meet Up

Date: Thursday April 12, 2018 Time: 16:00 - 17:30 h Location: Energy Academy Building   The growing awareness that there is much energy-related knowledge available within the universities of Groningen (University of Groningen & Hanze University of Applied Science)...

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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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Energy Summer School 2018: Local Innovation for Global Change

Energy Academy Europe is part of New Energy Coalition   The Groningen Energy Summer School (GESS2018), held for the 7th time in 2018 by the University of Groningen and co-hosted by New Energy Coalition/Energy Academy Europe, will focus on Local Energy Innovations for...

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Energy Excursion: Westereems Wind Park Eemshaven

Long before the invention of electricity, the Dutch have been using wind power as an energy source. Parks filled with modern wind turbines are now used to harness a continuous source of energy. One of these wind farms, Westereems in the Eemshaven, can be found in the north of Groningen Province.

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The Human Capital Transition by Cees Verhagen (CAB)

The labour market is one of the pillars that will be reshaped as a result of the energy transition. Cees Verhagen from CAB research and consultancy agency gives an outlook on labour market developments that go hand in hand with the transition to a sustainable energy system.

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NICHE Programme: Mozambique delegation visit to Groningen

Energy Academy Europe organisation is part of NEW ENERGY COALITION   In January a delegation from Mozambique visited Groningen as part of the NICHE programme on capacity building in higher education in energy in Mozambique. This project, tendered by NUFFIC, aims to...

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Vacancy communication talent / online marketeer (Dutch)

      VACATURE: Communicatietalent/ online marketeer (0,8-1 FTE) New Energy Coalition is opgericht om een wezenlijke bijdrage te leveren aan de energietransitie, zowel op nationaal als internationaal niveau. Energy Valley, Energy Academy Europe en Energy Delta...

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UNIDO SES2017 Training 15-22 November

25 Policymakers and ministerial officers from developing countries including Egypt, India, Mongolia, Nigeria, Tanzania and Ukraine, are attending the 8-day training programme, which aims to enhance their understanding of innovative energy solutions.

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Klimaattop Noord – niet praten, maar doen

Niet praten maar doen. Dat is de centrale boodschap van de Klimaattop Noord-Nederland. Zo’n 200 initiatieven uit de regio meldden zich aan voor het evenement. Een selectie van pioniers, ondernemers, onderwijsinstellingen en plannenmakers uit Drenthe, Fryslân en Groningen lieten zien dat er in deze regio hard gewerkt wordt aan de energietransitie. Ruim 1.000 mensen bezochten het evenement.

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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.