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European Citizens Leading the Energy Transition

European citizens are increasingly concerned about the effects of climate change. Citizens’ commitment to take action against climate change is growing day by day. They want to be the driving force behind the energy transition and leave a liveable planet for their children. Citizens are Europe’s largest asset to make [...]

2020-02-06T14:43:55+01:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: Events|

European Research Institutes Positive about the Potential and Future of Fuel Cell micro-Cogeneration

In the years 2012–2017, the ene.field project has demonstrated more than 1,000 fuel cell based micro-CHP units in 10 countries. From a technical point of view, the fuel cell based micro-CHP technology is ready for large market penetration. Over long periods of time, the availability of the units to the [...]

2020-02-06T14:37:00+01:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: News|

European Green Deal: Putting Europe’s Building Stock on a Green Path?

Ursula von der Leyen, the new European Commission (EC) President, launched her term with the publication of the European Green Deal communication. With this initiative, the new EC has set out an ambitious roadmap for the European Union (EU) to become the first carbon-neutral continent. It aims to show strong [...]

2020-02-06T14:34:25+01:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: News|

Interview with Member of German Bundestag on Climate Policy and Solutions to reduce CO2 Emissions

Picture by Tobias Koch The PACE project interviewed Dr. Anja Weisgerber, Member of the German Bundestag and Climate Policy Coordinator of the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group. From 2004 to 2013, Mrs Weisgerber was a Member of the European Parliament focusing on, among other things, environmental affairs. 1. What should be the [...]

2020-02-06T14:25:00+01:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Sunfire Launches the Sunfire-Home, the First Fuel Cell Unit Based on Liquefied Gas

Berlin, January 30, 2020. Sunfire GmbH presented on 29 January 2020 in Berlin the Sunfire-Home, the first fuel cell unit with a liquefied gas connection. Thanks to a highly efficient combined heat and power production (CHP or cogeneration), the Sunfire-Home unit provides environmentally friendly and decentralised electricity and heat for [...]

2020-01-30T14:59:15+01:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: News|

Fuel Cell micro-Cogeneration and PACE Project Making Considerable Progress in 2019

2019 saw continued positive progress. Last year, more than 4,000 Fuel Cell micro-Cogeneration units were sold in Europe. This is a record number and an important step towards mass-marketisation of the technology in Europe. We are happy that the PACE project has strongly contributed to this number. So far, under [...]

2020-02-06T14:18:31+01:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: News|

Luzern University of Applied Science Joins PACE!

Swiss-based Luzern University of Applied Science’s Power Economy competence centre joined the PACE project during 2019. Luzern University will conduct an economic value analysis of Fuel Cell micro-Cogeneration to identify potential revenue streams from the participation in power markets. It will also explore the economic added value from the avoidance [...]

2020-02-06T14:50:13+01:00January 16th, 2020|Categories: News|

Political Discussion: “How Hydrogen Contributes to the Energy Transition in the Building Sector”

The PACE Project is organised a political debate on how hydrogen contributes to the energy transition in the building sector. The debate took place in Berlin (Germany) on Wednesday 29 January 2020. During the discussion, experts from the hydrogen and heating sector shed light on the fuel cell technology and [...]

2020-02-07T11:04:52+01:00January 16th, 2020|Categories: Events|

Local Businesses Choosing Hydrogen and Fuel Cells for their Energy Needs

Local Belgian butcher/caterer going for Fuel Cell micro-Cogeneration Jeroen Vanhevel and Anneleen Verheye from butcher/caterer Jeroen & Anneleen have been running their family business for 15 years in the Belgian town of Oudenburg. Their goal is to be the most sustainable butcher/caterer in the region while providing the highest quality [...]

2019-10-03T11:38:08+02:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: News|