sCO2-Flex – Supercritical CO2 cycle for flexible & sustainable support to the electricity system [LCE-2017-RES-CCS-RIA]
Development and validation of a supercritical CO2-based Brayton cycle with increased operational flexibility and efficiency for coal and lignite plants, reducing their environmental impacts, in line with EU targets.
FLEXnCONFU – Flexibilize combined cycle powerplant through power-to-X solutions using non-conventional fuels [LC-SC3-2019-NZE-RES-CC]
Develop and demonstrate in a combined cycle power plant an innovative, economically viable and replicable power-to-X-to-power (P2X2P) solution.
SOLARSCO2OL – Solar based sCO2 operating low-cost plants [LC-SC3-2018-2019-2020]
Develop and demonstrate in a CSP plant an innovative solution based on sCO2 to reduce the cost and increase performance and reliability of CSP plants.
CO2OLHEAT – Supercritical CO2 power cycles demonstration in Operational environment Locally valorizing industrial Waste Heat [LCCI-2020-INEA-singlestage]
To demonstrate up to TRL 7 in a real industrial plant (cement manufacturing plant of Prachovice – CEMEX – CZ) an innovative, economically viable and easy replicable sCO2 power block that via an integrated easy to install skid will enable the operation and design of a novel integrated waste-heat-to-power (WH2P) plant layout to un-tap industrial waste heat valorization at T>400°C in an efficient and cost-effective way.
PAM² – Precision Additive Metal Manufacturing [MSCA-ITN-2016]
PAM² will, through a close collaboration between industry and academia, address each of the various process stages of AM with a view to implementing good precision engineering practice.
SCARABEUS – Supercritical CARbon dioxide/Alternative fluids Blends for Efficiency Upgrade of Solar power plants [LC-SC3-2018-RES-TwoStages]
The main objective of the SCARABEUS project is the reduction of the CAPEX and OPEX in concentrated solar power technologies.
sCO2-4-NPP – Innovative sCO2-based heat removal technology for an increased level of safety of nuclear power plants [NFRP-2018]
The main aim of the sCO2-4-NPP is to bring an innovative technology based on supercritical CO2 (sCO2) for heat removal in nuclear power plants (NPPs) closer to the market.
DESOLINATION – DEmonstration of concentrated SOLar power coupled wIth advaNced desAlinaTion system in the gulf regION. [LC-SC3-2020-NZE-RES-CC]
The DESOLINATION project aims to couple efficiently the low grade wasted heat of two different CSP cycles to an innovative desalination system based on forward osmosis.
Cluster Tecnologico Nazionale Energia
Nemesi – Nuovo Mix Energetico Sostenibile [CTN02_00018_10016852]
Obiettivo del progetto è la definizione dei parametri di ottimizzazione, l’individuazione delle configurazioni più convenienti e la valutazione dei benefici dell’integrazione tra fonti fossili e sistemi termici a concentrazione dotati di stoccaggio termico in una serie di casi tipo d’interesse per la loro applicazione su vasta scala.