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PES-HORISONT-EU-PES Horisont Europa

AltHeat - Alternative Heating Systems for Electrification of Process Industry

In this project, we will develop a novel heating system based on contactless electrified heating. The system will be highly efficient and it will be applicable to many different industries. In the project, we will focus mainly on process industry, with one demonstrator at TRL6-7, as well as techn...

Awarded: NOK 0.30 mill.

Project Period: 2024-2024

Location: Østfold

PES-HORISONT-EU-PES Horisont Europa

PhotoSense – Modular Novel Photonic Sensor System

Photonics is one of the six key enabling technologies to increase industrial innovation to address societal challenges and creating advanced and sustainable economies. Photonics is a multidisciplinary domain dealing with light, encompassing its generation, detection, and management. Photonics dev...

Awarded: NOK 69,999

Project Period: 2023-2023

Location: Østfold

PES-HORISONT-EU-PES Horisont Europa

Novel Patient Stratification based on Photon Counting CT

Each year, 3.9 million lives are lost to cardiovascular diseases (CVD) within Europe and 1.8 million within the European Union. 45% of all deaths within Europe are due to CVD, and in 2015, more than 85 million people in Europe are living with CVD. Furthermore, CVDs are arguably the most important...

Awarded: NOK 34,999

Project Period: 2021-2022

Location: Østfold

PES-HORISONT-EU-PES Horisont Europa

GeoSim Go2Market

Flowphys has developed, validated, and demonstrated several flow assurance simulator software tools (TRL6/7) through 6 geothermal research projects (5 H2020 and 1 Eurostars). These simulators are tailor-made for geothermal energy and includes novel geofluid models; dynamic & steady-state, single-...

Awarded: NOK 74,999

Project Period: 2021-2021

Location: Østfold

FORSTERK-Forsterkningsmidler

FPS Geo-Coat Simulator Supplementary Funding

Geotermisk energi er den eneste fornybare energikilden som er tilgjengelig 24/7, hele året, og i prinsippet hvor som helst på planeten. Den er alltid tilgjengelig. Den har lavere livssyklus CO2 -utslipp enn for eksempel biomasse og til og med Solar PV. I tillegg har kraftstasjonen et litet fotavt...

Awarded: NOK 1.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

GREEN MICRO GRID TO PROVIDE SUSTAINABLE ENERGY FOR AFRICA

With 80 GW total energy generation in 2018 and only 24% of households with access to electricity, Sub-Saharan Africa is in urgent need of sustainable and affordable energy to pursue its growth and development. The goal of the GOGREEN_Africa is to validate a versatile Green Micro-Grid (GMG) system...

Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2021-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

ADVANCED MANAGEMENT OF RES INTEGRATED ENERGY DHC NETWORKS

Thermal grids can maximize energy efficiency while also increasing energy reliability for all connected users. Despite the well-known advantages of DHS, its market share around the world is still very low; besides many social, economic, and technological issues revolving around worldwide implemen...

Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2021-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of FPGeoSim for preparation of commercialization

Geothermal is an underutilised resource which is expected to grow considerably in the coming decades to help achieve climate targets, including the European Green Deal. Currently, geothermal requires fairly high investment and operation costs. Some of the costs are being addressed through a serie...

Awarded: NOK 74,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Modular, multi-purpose and sustainable small-scale hydropower solutions for Central Asian crossborder applications

Hydropower resources are unevenly distributed among Central Asian Countries. Despite this, it remains to be the most exploitable renewable energy source within this region with both Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan endowed with some of the world’s greatest hydropower potentials. Nevertheless, hydropower...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

DEVELOPMENT OF DISRUPTIVE CATALYSTS FOR SYNGAS, DME AND BIOFUELS SYNTHESES

In the CATALYSE project we will develop new and more powerful disruptive catalysts to assist for the cost-efficient conversion of non-food/feed biomass feedstock into advanced (2nd and 3rd generation) biofuels for road freight, air transport, shipping, and other uses, through catalytic thermo-che...

Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Hydrogen from Light

Conventional renewable energy systems (wind, solar, hydro and geothermal) often suffer from low energy conversion rate so that the size needs to be prohibitively big, high initial investment, low return on investment and low lifetime. These energy systems are also often not suitable for all-purpo...

Awarded: NOK 59,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Jet Pump Modelling and Simulation

New generation Ultra-High Bypass Ratio (UHBR) jet engines offer better fuel efficiency. However, they also cause new challenges, for example in the bleed system. To overcome this, we will in this project use 3D CFD simulations and experiments to develop new jet pump prototypes. These will be manu...

Awarded: NOK 0.20 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Next-generation flow battery for stationary energy storage

Stationary applications such as utility grids and industrial sites require storage applications that have the ability to combine high power and heavy use, going through multiple deep cycles per day, with a long lifetime and maximum safety. In this project, a novel flow battery will be developed a...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Converting Renewable Energy to advanced Biofuel

The fastest growing renewable energy sources are PV solar and wind power, for which the cost is dropping significantly every year. However, these energy sources are inherently intermittent in their nature, and not able to provide sufficient power during night/cloudy/winter or low wind conditions....

Awarded: NOK 59,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of an open digital platform for open TRANSlation environment for different MATerial software

TRANSMAT will create a highly visible, open, transparent, and scalable digital B2B platform for material modelling with emphasis on challenges in manufacturing processes. The TRANSMAT platform will differ from existing platforms by being very wide, spanning a large range of spatial and temporal s...

Awarded: NOK 34,999

Project Period: 2019-2019

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of an Open Platform for multi-material Additive Manufacturing

The emerging Multi-Material Additive Manufacturing (MMAM) represents a new paradigm for the design, functionality, and cost effectiveness of high value products, making sub-parts of different materials in one build without the need for further assembly and allowing the potential to improve part p...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2019-2019

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Advanced material for cost-efficient and enhanced heat exchange performance for geothermal application

Heat exchangers (HXs) are the most critical components of a geothermal power plant specially for organic Rankine cycle (ORC) based plant and the capital cost of heat exchanger accounts for a large proportion of ORC, and even reaches about 86% when air cooled condenser is used. Direct heat exchang...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2018-2019

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Accurate Geofluid Properties as key to Geothermal Process Optimisation

Rigorous thermodynamic models are crucial to understanding the properties of geofluids, as part of planning for exploration, design and operation of geothermal energy facilities. However, these models are currently incomplete and do not give accurate enough results for reliable planning; Operato...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2018-2019

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Microbial fuel development framework using synthetic biology for next generation drop-in renewable fuel production

The overall objective of this project is to develop a ground-breaking technology for innovative high-performance and cost-effective renewable drop-in fuel production process using synthetic biology for applications in conventional and future low-carbon internal combustion engines and power genera...

Awarded: NOK 59,999

Project Period: 2018-2021

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Intelligent simulation tool to develop viable business case for waste heat recovery from energy intensive industries

The Waste Heat Recovery (WHR) project can significantly improve site energy efficiency which has been identified as the most costeffective measure for CO2 mitigation especially in short and mid-terms. Yet, widespread adoption of WHR is hindered by several factors e.g. lack of justification of inv...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of novel and cost-effective drilling technology for Geothermal Systems

Geothermal is the most under-utilized of renewable sources due to high upfront investment costs and long development cycle. A large part (53%) of the installation cost is drilling, especially number of rig rental days. Hence, major cost reductions can be achieved by increasing Rate-of-Penetration...

Awarded: NOK 44,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Digital Dynamic Knowledge Platform for Welding in Manufacturing Industries

WeldGalaxy project will deliver, a B2B online Platform that brings together global buyers (end-users/OEM) and EU sellers (manufacturers/suppliers/distributors/service providers) of welding equipment along with auxiliaries/consumables and services, thereby enhancing the visibility of EU’s welding ...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Novel and Eco-friendly Plasma Technology for Reusing and Recycling Plastics as Secondary Raw Materials

The production and usage of plastics and their ratio in the waste have been increasing since 1960. In 2016, 27.1 million tons of plastic waste was collected in Europe. Due to limitation in current disposal methods, the reuse and recycling rates of plastics containing hazardous substances, contami...

Awarded: NOK 34,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of innovative aluminum filler wire based manufacturing of aeronautic components and structures

Some of the limiting factors when implementing Laser Beam Welding and Additive Manufacturing processes using commercially available filler wires (such as Al-Mg, Al-Si or Al-Cu alloys) are the achievement of high strength of the joints/components as well as difficulties in recycling operations. Th...

Awarded: NOK 59,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Process Intensified volatile Fatty Acid Production system

The PIFAP project deals with the volatile fatty acid (VFA) production from agricultural residues through anaerobic digestion (AD) using Oscillatory Baffled Reactor (OBR) technology. The PIFAP technology concept includes different non-conventional energy sources such as microwave (MW), plasma, ult...

Awarded: NOK 69,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Technologies for geothermal to enhance competitiveness in smart and flexible operation

Geo-Smart will focus on strategic technology developments to make geothermal heat and power more flexible and therefore competitive with its counterparts based on fossil fuel. Some of the major issues to achieving this is the variability in the energy demand requirements from the respective power...

Awarded: NOK 79,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

BioSynthetic Fuel Production Methods and Applications for Road Transport

The overall objective of this project is to develop an innovative high-performance and cost-effective biosynthetic fuel production process for application as “drop-in” fuel in conventional and future low-carbon internal combustion engines and power generation systems. The proposed biomass and fue...

Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of novel and cost-effective drilling technology for Geothermal Systems

Geothermal is the most under-utilized of renewable sources due to high upfront investment costs and long development cycle. A large part (53%) of the installation cost is drilling, especially number of rig rental days. Hence, major cost reductions can be achieved by increasing Rate-of-Penetration...

Awarded: NOK 34,999

Project Period: 2018-2019

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

Development of novel and cost-effective corrosion resistant coatings for high temperature geothermal applications

The Geo-coat project has been specified as necessary by our geothermal power and equipment manufacturing members in order to improve plant capability to withstand corrosion, erosion and scaling from geofluids, to maintain the equipment up-time and generation efficiency. Additionally they need to...

Awarded: NOK 69,999

Project Period: 2017-2017

Location: Østfold

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

ValvePhysics

(Notice that we started working on this proposal already in 2016) Adding controlled airflows over aircraft wings and flaps is an emerging technique for reducing drag, reducing fuel consumption and increasing the ability to recover from stalls. The added air, either bled off the turbine or from ...

Awarded: NOK 0.40 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2017

Location: Østfold