Funded PhD Positions at Imperial College London

Applications are invited for a research studentship in the fields of Thermofluids with focus (a) on fundamental understanding of in-cylinder mixture formation and combustion for high-efficiency gasoline engines using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and (b) on developing and understanding new combustion concepts for high-efficiency gasoline engines using advanced experimental techniques,  both leading to the award of a PhD degree. More details can be found here and here. For further details...
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Χρηματοδότηση έργων ΑΠΕ και ΕΞΕ

Η Ομοσπονδία Εργοδοτών και Βιομηχάνων, σε συνεργασία με το Τεχνολογικό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, σας προσκαλούν στην ημερίδα με θέμα τη Χρηματοδότηση έργων ΑΠΕ και ΕΞΕ Ημερομηνία: Τετάρτη, 7 Μαρτίου 2018, Ώρα: 15:30 - 17:30 Τοποθεσία: Κεντρικά Γραφεία Ομοσπονδίας Εργοδοτών & Βιομηχάνων (ΟΕΒ), Αίθουσα Α, Λευκωσία Ομιλητής ΤΕΠΑΚ: Ο κος Ορέστης Κυριάκου είναι πτυχιούχος Ηλεκτρολόγος Μηχανικός της σχολής Ηλεκτρολόγων Μηχανικών και Μηχανικών Υπολογιστών του Εθνικού Μετσόβιου Πολυτεχνείου. Την ...
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Cyprus Cleantech Study Published

The Cyprus Regional Cleantech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hub study, undertaken by Christina Karapataki, with financial support from Climate-KIC through the EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT-RIS) in Cyprus is now available for all interested parties. The aim of the cleantech study was to (a) investigate and document best practices from around the world, (b) discuss ways that Cyprus can adapt best practices from other countries to its own economy, and (c) lay down a path with specific ac...
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Commission Opinion on the independent evaluation of the EIT

On 12 January 2018, the European Commission published its Opinion on the independent evaluation of the EIT. The Commission Opinion recognises the EIT / KICs achievements highlighted in the external evaluation, namely: EIT / KICs model is highly relevant and now starts to deliver concrete results; EIT and KICs add value beyond national initiatives, building new types of cooperation links and facilitating cross-border interactions; EIT educational programmes attract high calibre stude...
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#ClimateKICJourney is back!!

Applications are now open for all CYPRIOT POSTGRAD STUDENTS AND YOUNG PROFESSIONALS. Don't miss the chance for a FREE 3- or 5- week summer school on Climate- business innovation and visit 2 or 3 european cities! Message Stelios @ [email protected] if interested! The Journey summer school provides you with climate change knowledge and entrepreneur skills, empowering you to create—together with people from a wide range of backgrounds—a business model which will help the environment...
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The European ALiance for Deep RENovation in buildings kicks off!

On 20 and 21 November 2017, the official launch of the ALDREN "ALliance for Deep RENovation in buildings implementing the European Common Voluntary Certification Scheme” project was held in Paris. Focusing on creating a common language between technical experts and financial sector and investors, overcoming market barriers and promoting deep renovation of non-residential buildings, the project is funded by Horizon 2020, the European framework programme for research and innovation. How is ALDR...
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MOOC on Innovation policies for regional development

An online course (MOOC) on innovation policies for regional development, dealing with innovation policies for regional development is commencing on the 15th of January 2018. It provides numerous perspectives regarding the concept of smart specialisation and presents the analytical tools and concrete methods necessary for the design and application of smart specialisation strategies on the regional or national scale. The MOOC will address not only innovation policy issues in developed countries b...
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PROGNOSIS Project Funded – Job Opportunities

We are pleased to announce that our proposal "Intra-hour prediction of solar electricity generation from Photovoltaics (PROGNOSIS)” was selected for funding by SOLAR-ERA.NET. The consortium is comprised by the Cyprus University of Technology and Johnsun Heaters LTD from Cyprus and Instituto Valenciano de la Edificación (IVE) from Spain. The concept of PROGNOSIS is related to the development of a dynamic data assimilation model for nowcasting solar irradiance and cloud coverage without using m...
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ENERFUND Animations

ENERFUND is funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme and poses itself the ambitious objective to enhance funding investments for deep renovation of buildings, working on three components: public awareness and trust, funding schemes and incentives and trustworthy retrofitting opportunities. For more information on the uses of the developed tool, please watch the animation below or contact us at [email protected] Version 1 of the tool can be used freely on the project's website at htt...
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ENERFUND.v1 published

Version 1 of the ENERFUND tool is now freely available at http://app.enerfund.eu/ and can be used to filter and select buildings in Europe based on the Energy Performance rating. As can be seen from the sample screenshot below, 3 "G" rated buildings were selected from the Allerdale district in the UK, and the buildings can now be compared based on their potential to be energy retrofitted. For more information, please email us at [email protected] The project consortium partners believe tha...
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