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M24 meeting in the Hague!
10.10.2019 | M24 meeting in the Hague!

Our GA meeting took place in The Hague, the Netherlands from 8th to 10th October 2019.
We hope you have enjoyed it as much as we did. Thanks to all the partners for their contribution and we look forward to the next meeting. Take a look at the pictures from the meeting!

See the photos from the meeting here!

ENERGY in BUILDINGS 2019
04.10.2019 | ENERGY in BUILDINGS 2019

On the 28th September, Scores project was presented at the International Conference “ENERGY in BUILDINGS” in Athens, Greece by our project partners from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (João Francisco & Luís Coelho).

What is even better? SCORES was not only presented at the conference but also in the workshop on European Projects that was organised within it.

We are really happy to spread the word about our project and we cannot wait for the next opportunity to do so!

Sdewes Conference 2019
05.09.2019 | Sdewes Conference 2019

Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems is coming to Dubrovnik, Croatia from 1st to 6th October. See you there!

Find more about the conference here!

GA Meeting in The Hague
19.08.2019 | GA Meeting in The Hague

Next General Assembly meeting is getting closer! This time Scores project GA will meet in the Netherlands. The meeting will take place from 8th to 10th October in The Hague. Save the date!

New project coordinator
05.08.2019 | New project coordinator

We are very happy to welcome Peter van Os from TNO as the new project coordinator of Scores project! We want to thank the former PC Christophe Hoegaerts for all his great work and wish him all the best in the future.

His successor, Peter van Os, has a vast experience as a project manager at TNO and we cannot wait for our cooperation!

SDEWES Conference in Croatia
09.07.2019 | SDEWES Conference in Croatia

From 1st to 6th October, Dubrovnik will be hosting a new edition of the Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES). The conference is dedicated to the advancement and dissemination of knowledge on methods, policies and technologies for increasing the sustainability of development by de-coupling growth from the use of natural resources and by a transition to a knowledge-based economy.

Are you planning to go? We sure do!

Find more about SDEWES here!

SCORES project at EUSEW19
24.06.2019 | SCORES project at EUSEW19

Have you been at the EU Sustainable Energy Week? Our project was presented by RINA at the Networking Village, together with another great H2020 project - Everywh2ere. Be sure to check it!

The event took place from 17th to 19th June in Brussels, Belgium.

We already look forward to the next opportunity to meet you and talk about the SCORES project!

SCORES at 7th TESSe2b workshop
20.06.2019 | SCORES at 7th TESSe2b workshop

We are happy that the word about SCORES project is spreading - this time in Poland! Last week, Luis Coelho from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal presented SCORES at the seventh workshop of the great TESSe2b project. The workshop took place on 12th June at Hotel Gromada in Warsaw.

You can find more pictures in our Gallery.

What is the REDOX HEAT BATTERY?
23.05.2019 | What is the REDOX HEAT BATTERY?

Have you read our last project newsletter? Within the framework of the SCORES project hybrid energy harvesting – conversion and storage technologies are being developed.

A team of engineers and scientists from the Dutch research organization TNO has built a laboratory scale setup for testing a heat storage technology!

7th TESSe2b WORKSHOP
16.05.2019 | 7th TESSe2b WORKSHOP

SCORES project representatives are planning to attend another TESSe2b Workshop, this time in Warsaw, Poland. TESSe2b workshops are always a great opportunity to meet with both the scientific community and project designers and discuss our thoughts and ideas.

Save the date 12th June 2019 and be there with us!

SCORES 2nd NEWSLETTER
02.05.2019 | SCORES 2nd NEWSLETTER

We are happy to share with you the second edition of the SCORES project newsletter created by FENIX TNT. In this edition, you will learn about the TNO's redox heat battery, the current project status and much more.

TESSe2b workshop
26.04.2019 | TESSe2b workshop

On 10th April, a workshop of our cluster project TESSe2b took place in Graz, Austria. The workshop included a meeting of H2020 projects' partners and also a visit to the TESSe2b demo site.

It was also a great opportunity to share our knowledge and present updates of the SCORES project. A short presentation was prepared and led by Luis Coelho from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal.

We wish the TESSe2b project all the best!

SCORES GA & Review Meeting
16.04.2019 | SCORES GA & Review Meeting

SCORES project meeting was held last week from 9th to 11th April. The assembly gathered in CZELO - Czech Liaison Office for Research in Brussels, Belgium.

Project Officer Monica Spinu and Project Technical Advisor Jean-Yves Quinette attended the first day of the project review meeting.

During the following days, we have discussed our achievements and future. We are really happy that the project is running smoothly and we want to thank all the people involved in it.

We look forward to the future of the SCORES project and we cannot wait to meet our partners again!

WSED19 Scientific Poster
09.04.2019 | WSED19 Scientific Poster

We are happy to share with you SCORES project scientific poster, that was created by FENIX TNT for SAVE TODAY, USE TOMORROW! Workshop within the World Sustainable Energy Days in Wels (AT).

As energy storage systems were the topic of the workshop, SCORES presentation focused on the REDOX-HEAT system and its principles.

Do you want to learn about it? Here you go!

Have you seen our video?
02.04.2019 | Have you seen our video?

At the end of February, FENIX TNT created a short promo video about the SCORES project. Have you already seen it? It tells you more about:

  • current European energy consumption
  • the overall concept of H2020 project SCORES
  • our main objectives
  • hybrid systems demo sites
  • our partners

ENJOY!

EU Sustainable Energy Week
27.03.2019 | EU Sustainable Energy Week

Have you already noticed the EU Sustainable Energy Week in June?

Some of our partners are planning to attend The Policy Conference that is organized within the EUSEW19. It will take place from 18th to 20th June 2019 in Brussels, Belgium and is the biggest European conference dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe.

You can find more information on the EUSEW website.

Review meeting in Brussels, Belgium
22.03.2019 | Review meeting in Brussels, Belgium

Review Meeting of SCORES project is scheduled for the next month!

WHEN EXACTLY? 9th - 11th April 2019 
WHERE? Brussels, Belgium
We look forward to meeting you! 

WSED 2019! Wels, Austria
12.03.2019 | WSED 2019! Wels, Austria

Presentation of SCORES project was a part of "SAVE TODAY, USE TOMORROW! - Thermal Energy Storage Systems" workshop, that was held on 28th February in Wels, Austria and was organized within the World Sustainable Energy Days 2019.

Christophe Hoegaerts from TNO introduced the SCORES project to audiance in the first part of the workshop and continued with explaining our goals during the interactive poster sessions.

It was a great opportunity to talk about our project with fellow professionals, colleagues, partners and the general public.


Thanks to everyone involved!

See more pictures in GALLERY.

OUR FIRST PROMO VIDEO!
07.03.2019 | OUR FIRST PROMO VIDEO!

We have released the first video about SCORES project created by FENIX TNT! You can learn about the idea behind SCORES, about our plans, partners & much more.

WSED workshop is coming!
19.02.2019 | WSED workshop is coming!

Improving energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings is one of our priorities: join "Save Today, Use Tomorrow" Workshop to learn more about innovative Thermal Energy Storage Systems.

Registration HERE.

TESSe2b workshop
28.01.2019 | TESSe2b workshop

Luis Coelho from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal presented SCORES project at the TESSe2b workshop, organized in association with World Society of Sustainable Energy Technologies.
The workshop took place on 24th January 2019 at the University of Nottingham.

New cluster project - HEAT4COOL
18.01.2019 | New cluster project - HEAT4COOL

We have started cluster cooperation with Heat4cool project!
The Heat4Cool concept proposes innovative, efficient and cost-effective solutions that support EU energy efficiency policies through optimal integration of relevant rehabilitation systems. The project develops, integrates and demonstrates an easy to install and highly energy efficient solution for building retrofitting.

Looking forward to fruitful cooperation!

SCORES at TESSe2b workshop in Nottingham
11.01.2019 | SCORES at TESSe2b workshop in Nottingham

SCORES at TESSe2b workshop in Nottingham!
Both industry and academia will join together to discuss current innovations in the field of energy storage and efficiency in the built environment. The focus will be placed on integrated solutions for residential, commercial and public buildings using renewable sources. The workshop will take place on 24th January 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Our project will be introduced by representatives of IPS.

SAVE TODAY, USE TOMORROW! workshop at WSED 2019
11.12.2018 | SAVE TODAY, USE TOMORROW! workshop at WSED 2019

Six H2020 research and innovation projects (CREATEHYBUILDSCORESTESSE2BTHERMOSS and SUNHORIZON) are pleased to invite you to the World Sustainable Energy Days in Wels, Austria workshop "SAVE TODAY, USE TOMORROW" – Thermal Energy Storage Systems which will be held within the session "Innovation Workshops Energy and Buildings" of the World Sustainable Energy Days in Wels, Austria.

Workshop registration is free of charge, but it is necessary to be registered on the WSED conference in order to participate in the workshop.

When? 28th February 2019, afternoon session

Where? Stadthalle Wels, Pollheimerstrasse 1, A-4600, Wels, Austria

Register to the workshop HERE

Register to WSED HERE

Download the workshop flyer HERE

Contact person: Petra Colantonio, petra.colantonio@fenixtnt.cz

First SCORES project newsletter release!
07.12.2018 | First SCORES project newsletter release!

First SCORES project newsletter has been released!

Download it HERE, or read it online on the EU AGENDA portal.

27.11.2018 | "General-States on Hydrogen and fuel cells - The role of hydrogen in the energy transition and mobility" seminar

SCORES representatives from RINA-C will introduce our project during the seminar "General-States on Hydrogen and fuel cells - The role of hydrogen in the energy transition and mobility" tomorrow at Polytechnic University of Milan (Italy).

The use of hydrogen is becoming increasingly widespread in the whole world. Despite the full compatibility of these technologies with the Italian energy system, their diffusion is still limited in Italy. What are the technological, economic and legislative barriers that prevent its rapid development also in Italy? General States Hydrogen and Fuel Cells 2018 will discuss this topic with the world of research, industry, and institutions, in light of Italy's recent adhesion to the " Hydrogen Initiative " of the European Union.

SCORES project General Assembly meeting after 12 months
15.11.2018 | SCORES project General Assembly meeting after 12 months

SCORES consortium met at the General Assembly meeting after 12 months of the project in Baden-Baden (Germany) from 6th to 8th November 2018. They had a chance to discuss the project progress and plans for the next six-month period.

Coordinator of the project also appreciated the partners from Heliopac for a great representation of the project during the ECTP conference, where their system HELIOPACSYSTEM+, also used in the SCORES project, was awarded as one of the most promising technologies.

ECTP Conference 2018 - When EU Construction Industry shapes high-tech Sustainable Built Environment
31.10.2018 | ECTP Conference 2018 - When EU Construction Industry shapes high-tech Sustainable Built Environment

Our partners from Heliopac will participate in the ECTP conference on the 13th of November in Brussels and give a brief presentation in the EeB session about the SCORES project.
Their technology heliopacsystem+ has been selected as one of the “most promising technologies arising from the EeB cPPP project” in the Lighting and HVAC category. The session starts at 14:45 in the Amphitheater "Studio". 
Download the detailed agenda HERE.

EFINTEC in Barcelona
19.10.2018 | EFINTEC in Barcelona

The SCORES project was introduced during the workshop organised by our cluster project – TESSe2b. Joao Garcia from IPS Setubal gave a presentation titled “The SCORES project and the new compact hybrid storage technologies” in EFINTEC - Exposicion y Forum de las Empresas Instaladoras y Nuevas Tecnologias on 4th October 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. As Joao Garcia claimed, the project was very well received by the participants of the masterclass.

EFINTEC aims to bring together all the sectors of installation and distribution of professionals in energy, electricity, telecommunications, air conditioning, gas, refrigeration, plumbing and, generally, intelligent and connected technologies and facilities, whose objective is to exchange experiences and news with its suppliers and professionals, also offering the necessary technical support to the brands and products that lead the market.

ECTP conference in Brussels
25.09.2018 | ECTP conference in Brussels

FENIX TNT will present the SCORES project via booth and brochures during the upcoming edition of the ECTP conference “When EU Construction Industry shapes high-tech Sustainable Built Environment”. The 8th ECTP open Conference will take place in Brussels on November 13-14, 2018 and will be dedicated to present and discuss current and anticipated innovation in the built environment field. 
This event is a key opportunity to meet and network with experts, receive a full update on RDI in the construction sector and be informed on new and innovative technical developments.
Register and more info HERE!
See you there!

M12 meeting is coming!
11.09.2018 | M12 meeting is coming!

The first milestone is ahead of us! 12 months of the SCORES PROJECT and the General Assembly meeting are coming. The meeting will take place from 6th to 8th November in Baden Baden, Germany.

4th international conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating in Denmark
29.08.2018 | 4th international conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating in Denmark

Meet our project partners from RINA at the 4th international conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating that will take place on 13th and 14th November in Aalborg, Denmark. They will be ready to answer your questions about the project.

New section - CLUSTER PROJECTS
15.08.2018 | New section - CLUSTER PROJECTS

We have added a new page to our website - CLUSTER PROJECTS.
Clustering of projects aims to more efficient cooperation between the projects dealing with the same topic. Clustering activities include sharing a knowledge, expertise and experience, organising joints events and activities raising public awareness about the problematics. Take a look and learn about our cluster projects.

TESSe2b Conference
09.08.2018 | TESSe2b Conference

SCORES project will be part of the TESSe2b Conference: “Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Energy Efficient Buildings. An integrated solution for residential building energy storage by solar and geothermal resources” which will be held within the “ENERGY in BUILDINGS” Conference on 3rd November 2018 in Athens, Greece.

“ENERGY in BUILDINGS” is an International Conference that will take place for the seventh consecutive year. It brings together Engineers, Architects, Academics and Professionals of different disciplines and other stakeholders who contribute to and advance the state of art of the built environment.

We will keep you updated.

CHINA ACADEMY OF BUILDING RESEARCH visit at FENIX TNT premises
09.07.2018 | CHINA ACADEMY OF BUILDING RESEARCH visit at FENIX TNT premises

SCORES project was introduced to the representatives of the China Academy of Building Research (CABR) who visited the FENIX TNT premises in Brno, Czech Republic on 26th June. CABR is the largest comprehensive R&D institution in the building sector in China. Their research and business cover 70 fields of such specialties as building structure, soil foundation, earthquake-resistance engineering, building environment and energy efficiency, building software, construction mechanization, building fire-prevention, construction technology and building materials. In recent years, CABR has put more efforts to research and development of technologies concerning green buildings, new energy applications, disaster prevention and mitigation and intelligent integration.

SCORES project was presented via presentation and brochures.

SCORES in the EeB PPP Project Review 2018
01.07.2018 | SCORES in the EeB PPP Project Review 2018

SCORES project has been mentioned in the annual publication of the ECTP portal “The EeB PPP Project Review 2018” This yearly publication presents the progress of a portfolio of 168 European research projects aiming at developing new technologies for energy efficient buildings. 110 projects are co-funded within the EeB PPP under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) from 2010 to 2013 and 58 projects are co-funded under the Horizon 2020 programme between 2014 and 2017.

Find the SCORES project on the page nr. 82.

PCM4Buildings - PCMs: Thermophysical characterization and buildings' applications
20.06.2018 | PCM4Buildings - PCMs: Thermophysical characterization and buildings' applications

IPS (Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal, Portugal) represented our project during the Seminar “PCM4Buildings - PCMs: Thermophysical characterization and buildings' applications" that took place in the Department of Chemical Engineering from the University of Coimbra, Portugal, on 14th and 15th June 2018. SCORES was introduced within a presentation given by João Garcia entitled “The SCORES project and the new compact hybrid storage technologies”.

SCORES at PCM4BUILDINGS Seminar
08.06.2018 | SCORES at PCM4BUILDINGS Seminar

Polytechnic Institute of Setubal (IPS) will have a presentation in the Seminar PCM4BUILDINGS in Coimbra, Portugal on 15th June 2018, related with the usage of phase change materials (PCM´s) for Building applications.

More info: http://adai2016.wixsite.com/pcms4buildings

SCORES at SUSTAINABLE PLACES 2018
06.06.2018 | SCORES at SUSTAINABLE PLACES 2018

On 27th June, TNO will introduce the SCORES project within the workshop called “The future of energy storage” (organized by R2M Solution from the HYBUILD project) at Sustainable Places 2018. SP2018 will be held in Aix-les-Bains, France from 27th to 29th June. Other H2020 projects presented within this workshop are: HYBUILD, Create project, E2vent project, TESSe2b and STORY project.

See you there!

SCORES project presented during E2VENT WORKSHOP
04.06.2018 | SCORES project presented during E2VENT WORKSHOP

SCORES project was presented by FENIX TNT during the Workshop called “E2VENT – Horizon 2020 in practice”. The workshop took place on 30th May in Technology Centre CAS in Prague, Czech Republic. The project was represented via roll-up and brochures.

SCORES General Assembly meeting
08.05.2018 | SCORES General Assembly meeting

SCORES consortium met during the General Assembly Meeting after 6 months which took place from 18th to 20th April 2018 in Paris, France.

The meeting was hosted by two project partners, FORSEE POWER and CAMPA, and partners also had a chance to see the FORSEE POWER facilities. During the meeting, partners discussed individual work packages and their progress as well as plan for the next six-month period.

SCORES is now listed in the ECTP project database!
04.05.2018 | SCORES is now listed in the ECTP project database!

The European Construction, built environment and energy efficient building Technology Platform (ECTP) is a leading membership organization promoting and influencing the future of the Built Environment. ECTP is today one of the 38 European Technology Platforms (ETPs) which are industry-led stakeholder fora recognized by the European Commission as key actors in driving innovation, knowledge transfer and European competitiveness.

Information about SCORES project you can find here.

Successful Building Fairs in Brno
02.05.2018 | Successful Building Fairs in Brno

FENIX TNT team represented the SCORES project at Building Fairs in Brno, Czech Republic. From 25. to 28.4. 2018 visitors had a chance to see a unique presentation of all aspects of housing and house constructions, building management services, technical solutions and equipment. It was a great networking opportunity for FENIX to communicate with professionals and wide public about the European research projects.

More information at http://www.bvv.cz/en/building-fairs-brno/

SCORES project at Building Fairs in Brno
25.04.2018 | SCORES project at Building Fairs in Brno

Save the date for visiting Building Fairs in Brno. From 25th to 28th April 2018 you will have a chance to see a unique presentation of all aspects of housing and house constructions, building management services, technical solutions and equipment.

SCORES project will be represented by FENIX TNT from Czech Republic.

SCORES PROJECT on EU Agenda website
13.04.2018 | SCORES PROJECT on EU Agenda website

Press release about the SCORES project is now published on EUagenda website. EU Agenda is a hub for all things EU. They aggregate, curate and publish the best policy content about EU projects from hundreds of sources.

General Assembly Meeting is coming!
09.04.2018 | General Assembly Meeting is coming!

The SCORES consortium will hold a General Assembly Meeting after six months of the project. The meeting will take place from 18th to 20th April in Paris, France.

New promo material
05.04.2018 | New promo material

FENIX created the first promo material od the SCORES project: roll-up poster and brochure. You can find and download the material here.

SCORES project at BUDMA Fair in Poland
02.02.2018 | SCORES project at BUDMA Fair in Poland

The SCORES project was promoted by FENIX TNT which participated at BUDMA - INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION AND ARCHITECTURE FAIR in Poznan, Poland. The fair took place form 30th January to 2nd February 2018.

BUDMA is the largest construction industry trade fair in Poland and Central and Eastern Europe. The fair is dedicated to the four major groups of visitors: architects, traders, contractors, and developers. Each year, more than 800 exhibitors meets here over 45 000 professionals. Exhibitors exposure is complemented by a rich programme of events, debates, conferences and seminars regarding the latest trends and regulation industry held by the recognized industry authorities.

SCORES Project KICK-OFF MEETING
10.11.2017 | SCORES Project KICK-OFF MEETING

The SCORES consortium met in Brussels, Belgium for the kick-off meeting (8-10th November 2017). The project partners introduced themselves and discussed the planned activities within the work packages. The kick-off meeting is a great opportunity for partners to meet each other face-to-face and to establish successful cooperation.

We all look forward to a fruitful collaboration!

SCORES Project on social media!
03.11.2017 | SCORES Project on social media!

Now you have the opportunity to follow the SCORES project on social networks. Find us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and you'll get regular updates on all project news and events.

News

10.10.2019 | M24 meeting in the Hague!

Our GA meeting took place in The Hague, the Netherlands from 8th to 10th October 2019.
We hope you have enjoyed it as much as we did. Thanks to all the partners for their contribution and we look forward to the next meeting. Take a look at the pictures from the meeting!

See the photos from the meeting here!

04.10.2019 | ENERGY in BUILDINGS 2019

On the 28th September, Scores project was presented at the International Conference “ENERGY in BUILDINGS” in Athens, Greece by our project partners from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (João Francisco & Luís Coelho).

What is even better? SCORES was not only presented at the conference but also in the workshop on European Projects that was organised within it.

We are really happy to spread the word about our project and we cannot wait for the next opportunity to do so!