SCO2-Flex Final Event: The Role of sCO2 cycles in Europe’s future energy system

On the 16th June 2021 the Sco2-Flex project will host its final event to present the results of the project and also introduce 5 other Horizon 2020 projects working with sco2 technology.  In the context of the EU’s energy transition, the last few years have seen the potential of supercritical CO2 (carbon dioxide) cycles emerge …

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ETN Webinar: R&D for flexible power generation: today’s and tomorrow’s challenges and pathways

Register for the 7th and final episode the ETN webinar series dedicated to flexible power generation issues entitled “R&D for flexible power generation: today’s and tomorrow’s challenges and pathways“. The webinar will take place on 20 April 2021, 11.30 am -1 pm CEST. Between 2017 and 2020, about 50 Million euro funds have been allocated to make fossil fuels power plants …

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4th European SCO2 Conference

The 4th European sCO2 Conference in 2021 which focusses on supercritical carbon dioxide for energy systems will took place online on 22-26 March 2021 Scientists and researchers from academia and industry as well as end users were kindly invited to share and discuss the latest outcomes from their sCO2 related projects. Moreover, this conference acts …

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Check out ETN’s Business case for sCO2 Waste Heat Recovery System

Check out the report on ETN’s Business case for sCO2 Waste Heat Recovery System first released in October 2020.   The “Business case for sCO2 Waste Heat Recovery System” report was issued by European Turbine Network (ETN), as part of the activities within ETN’s Supercritical CO2 (sCO2) Working Group. The sCO2 Working Group aims to …

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Flexible Power Generation – ETN Webinar Series – 5th episode

“sCO2-flex. Adaptation of fossil-fuel power plants to the future energy system requirements”, the 5th episode of ETN’s webinar series on Flexible Power Generation, will took place on 02 February 2021, 12 pm -1 pm CET.   The webinar explained how conventional plants could foster the integration of renewable energy sources (such as wind and solar) …

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sCO2flex at NENE 2020

sCO2flex partners at the REZ Research Center presented their paper on “Microstructural Evaluation of HR6W and T92 after Supercritical CO2 Exposure” at the  29th international conference nuclear energy for new Europe. The supercritical carbon dioxide Brayton cycle is being considered as an innovative technology with potential for replacement of conventional steam cycles. Increased efficiency and …

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Newsletter – 4 – 2020

Download web version: Sco2flex Newsletter 4 – 2020 4 – 2020 Newsletter sCO2flex: making electricity production more flexible Register for the ETN webinar series: 4th episode – PUMP HEAT ETN collaborates with five EU Horizon 2020 projects, including Sco2flex, in a six-part webinar series designed to shed light on the challenges and opportunities for flexible power generation …

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Flexible Power Generation – ETN Webinar Series – 4th episode

ETN collaborates with five EU Horizon 2020 projects, including Sco2flex, in a six-part webinar series designed to shed light on the challenges and opportunities for flexible power generation in the future energy scenario. The 4th Episode features The EU funded project “PUMP HEAT”. “PUMP-HEAT. Innovative concept to increase flexibility of combined cycle power plants and …

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Different paths towards Europe’s climate goals

On 19 November 2020, INEA, the Innovation and Networks Executive Agency of the European Commission, organised a coordination workshop, bringing around the same virtual table all the on-going H2020 Flexible Power Plants projects. The representatives from PUMP-HEAT (G.A. n. 764706), Turbo-Reflex (G.A. n. 764545), sCO2flex (G.A. n. 764690), HYFLEXPOWER (G.A. n. 884229), ARBAHEAT (G.A. n. …

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