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Review and characterisation of collective renewable energy prosumer initiatives

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Report

This document establishes a baseline review and characterisation of renewable energy sources (RES) prosumer initiatives across Europe, which other PROSEU work packages can subsequently build on. Based on highly collaborative work carried out under Task 2.1 and 2.2 of WP2, this report shares interdisciplinary insights on the current state of play for collective forms of prosumer initiatives in Europe using a mix of qualitative and quantitative methods.

Publication date: June 2019

Author: Lanka Horstink (UPORTO), Guilherme Luz (FC.ID), Mark Soares (UPORTO) & Kiat Ng (UPORTO)

Language: English


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Strategies for enhancing policy coherence and sustainability

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Policy Brief
Report

The overall objective of this policy brief and report on background information is to provide guidance in terms of how to make prosumer projects truly sustainable across all three sustainability dimensions, i.e. considering the environmental, social and economic perspectives. It does so by identifying and discussing the main sustainability issues facing prosumers within the three sustainability dimensions, and by providing concrete guidelines for a) prosumer initiatives (including both...

Publication date: May 2019

Author: Kristian Petrick, Jérémie Fosse, Salvador Klarwein, Mireia Reus (all ECO-UNION)

Language: English


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Economical, environmental and exergetic multi-objective optimization of district heating systems on hourly level for a whole year

Publication

District heating systems are proven to be an effective way of increasing energy efficiency, reducing the environmental impact and achieving higher exergy efficiency than individual heating solutions. The leaders in district heating integration are Scandinavian countries with more than 50% of the covered total heating demand. Nevertheless, these systems haven’t reached their full potential in most European countries. The reason for this could be that energy planners often study only the...

Publication date: May 2019

Author: Hrvoje Dorotić, Tomislav Pukšec, Neven Duić

Language: English


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National Energy and Climate Plans - Preliminary analysis on Prosumerism for 9 EU Member States

Deliverable
Study

As part of the policy related activities, PROSEU partners eco-union and Client Earth have carried out a preliminary check on the provisions on self-consumption and energy communities in the draft National Energy and Climate Plans (NECPs) of nine EU member states (BE, DE, ES, FR, HR, IT, NL, PT, UK). The main findings are that only France and Spain put a reasonable emphasis on the importance of self-consumption and energy communities as suggested by RED II. Germany and Italy show some...

Publication date: April 2019

Author: Kristian Petrick, eco-union & Marta Toporek, Client Earth

Language: English


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Prosumer technology database

Spreadsheet

Set of three databases of technologies compatible with the Strategic Energy Technologies Information System (SETIS) and its various tools. It includes energy production, energy demand, demand side management and energy storage both in terms of electricity and heat as well as current and future technologies.

Publication date: March 2019

Author: Novosel, T.; Pukšec, T.; Kampman, B.; Scholten, T.; Naber, N.; Gährs, S.; Knoefel, J.

Language: English


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Assessment of existing EU-wide and Member State-specific regulatory and policy frameworks of RES Prosumers

Deliverable
Report

This report identifies and describes the regulatory frameworks and policy instruments relevant for RES Prosumer initiatives in the EU and nine participating Member States. Taking the current state of the art on the legal challenges and opportunities for RES prosumers, this document explains recent developments of EU legislation related to renewable energy production and self-consumption (i.e. prosumerism). The analysis of the policy and regulatory frameworks of nine EU Member States (i.e....

Publication date: March 2019

Author: Marta Toporek (CLIENTEARTH); Inês Campos (FC.ID)

Language: English


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Book: Advancing Energy Policy - Lessons on the integration of social sciences and humanities

Other
Publication

Publication date: 2018

Author: Edited by Chris Foulds and Rosie Robinson, Global Sustainability Institute, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK Afterword by PROSEU coordinator Inês Campos

Language: English


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PROSEU project leaflet

Brochure

The Project leaflet exists in Dutch, English, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish.

Publication date: 2018

Author: PROSEU

Language: Dutch, English, German, Spanish


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Proseu one-pager

Brochure

The One-pager about the PROSEU Project in English, Portuguese and Spanish:

Publication date: 2018

Author: PROSEU

Language: English, Spanish


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