LowUP news

22
Sep

LowUP is adapting its meetings with this online Final Exploitation Workshop

LGI, one of our consortium partners, conducted an exploitation workshop on the 16th of September to assess the project’s requirements regarding exploitable results. During the workshop, partners were invited to join different breakout sessions in order to focus more on each of the LowUP solutions: Heat-LowUP, HP LowUP & Cool LowUP. The session was led by Dominique Vellin, LGI’s Consultant in Strategy & Sustainable

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14
Sep

Waste Heat Valorisation: Improving energy efficiency in process industries – LowUP featured in CORDIS Result Pack!

Clean technologies developed by Horizon 2020 funded projects for reducing the impact of energy intensive industrial processes are helping Europe to transform into a sustainable, competitive economy and address environmental and climate-related challenges. This Results Pack highlights eight cutting-edge EU projects that are supporting this transition. Energy represents up to 20 % of the total production costs for energy intensive

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11
Sep

Cool ways of using low-grade energy from sewage and industrial wastewater – LowUP feature in CORDIS

Lukewarm wastewater discharged by industries and higher-temperature effluent from underground sewer networks are excellent energy sources for space heating and cooling and countless industrial processes. An EU-funded project demonstrated technologies that capture the heat wastewater retains. READ ABOUT OUR FEATURE ON CORDIS (in 6 languages) Coole Wege zur Nutzung niedergradiger Energie aus Kanalisationswasser und Industrieabwässern Ideas recién salidas del horno para

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31
Aug

The LowUP Final Conference will be held online this October

The LowUP consortium has come to the difficult decision to hold the final conference online. After much consideration of the ongoing spread of COVID-19, we have decided to move this event which would have taken place in Brussels, online. We also considered that, even if some people were able to attend, it is possible that many people would be obligated to self-quarantine

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3
Mar

Chat Segment: LowUP chats with Josep Pijuan of EURECAT

LowUP: Tell us a bit about your company. What does it do and in which way is it involved in energy efficiency? JP: EURECAT is the result of the merging process of the most important technology centres in Catalonia. We are currently participating in more than 60 EU funded collaborative projects, mainly in the Horizon 2020 Programme. In addition to this wide experience

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21
Feb

ACCIONA hosted the LowUP consortium in February 2020, here’s a recap.

On the 11 and 12 February, ACCIONA (LowUP project coordinator) hosted the M40 General Assembly of the LowUP project in Madrid. On the first day, project partners presented updates on each of the 5 work packages in the LowUP project, emphasis was placed on the demonstration sites for each of the LowUP solutions. Pertinent questions relating to the exploitation of the results generated

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14
Feb

LowUP contributed to the development of one of the Solar Impulse Foundation’s 1000 Efficient Solutions

LowUP’s RHeX Rotating Heat Exchanger – Rotating heat recovery unit is one of the Solar Impulse Foundation’s #1000Solutions In 2013, Pozzi patented a newer model of the rotating heat recovery system called RHeX, a key part of the LowUP project. RHeX is a rotating heat exchanger specifically designed to work with dirty effluents containing mechanical particulate without losing efficiency. More on RHeX: Normally,

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4
Feb

Chat Segment: LowUP chats with Daniele Agostinetto of RDZ

LowUP: Tell us a bit about your company. What does it do and in which way is it involved in energy efficiency? Daniele: RDZ has always been involved in energy issues. Since the very beginning of its underfloor heating (UFH) business, our company has supported energy-saving solutions. While the Italian Law 373/76 focused the attention to the energy consumption in

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30
Jan

LowUP is heading to Madrid for its 5th General Assembly & project workshop

The next LowUP General Assembly is to be held in Paris on 11 and 12 February. ACCIONA, project coordinator will host this meeting while the workshop will be facilitated by LGI, one of the LowUP partners. On the first day of our meeting, we will assess the progress of the project so far and strategise on how to meet the project’s objectives

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7
Oct

LowUP featured as one of the innovative technologies in waste heat extraction on EASME platform

Horizon 2020 energy efficiency projects CATALYST, LowUP and COOL DH developed innovative technologies for waste heat extraction and utilisation. They were presented and discussed during the 5th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems at the Aalborg University in Copenhagen. The vision of CATALYST project is to turn Data Centers into multi-carrier energy hubs. Data Centers have a big potential as players in

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