On May 24, the WiseGRID project was chosen as the winner in the Technology and Design category of the ‘Good Practice of the Year’ award in Copenhagen. The prize is presented annually to outstanding practices that show initiative and innovation when it comes to integrating renewables into the grid. Jury members found WiseGRID particularly impressive because of its relevance in today’s energy landscape and its likelihood to provide a set of solutions and technologies to increase the smartness, stability and security of an open, consumer-centric European energy grid.
Visit the website of the Renewables Grid Initiative for more info about the award.
Have a look at the RGI brochure to find out more about the winning practices.
24 May 2018
Life on an island can be enticing. All the more so, when alongside beach fun a secure power supply is guaranteed. Until now, that has not always been the case on the small Cyclades island of Kythnos in the Greek Aegean Sea. So in June 2019, in the context of the European WiseGRID project five VARTA pulse neo systems from the newest energy storage generation were installed in public buildings to stabilise the island grid.Read more »
Published: 11 June 2019, by the European Commission
An EU-funded project has developed nine innovative products to help integrate homes and businesses into a smart European electricity grid. The aim is to make green energy smarter, easier and cheaper to use at home and work - good for the pocket, the planet and Europe's energy security.