TU Wien – Energy Economics Group

The Energy Economics Group (EEG) is a department of the Institute of Energy Systems and Electric Drives at TU Wien, Austria. The core fields of research of EEG are: (i) system integration strategies of renewable and new energy technologies, (ii) energy modelling, scenario analyses and energy policy strategies, (iii) energy market analyses in general (competition […] more

TU Graz – Institute for Thermal Engineering

The Institute for Thermal Engineering (TU Graz – Institut für Wärmetechnik) is part of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the Graz University of Technology (TU Graz). The institute employs a scientific staff of currently 35 researches and covers the research areas Thermal Energy Systems and Biomass, Bioenergy Clean and Sustainable Systems, Solar Thermal Energy Systems, […] more


StadtLABOR – Innovationen für urbane Lebensqualität GmbH is a private enterprise for (applied) research, innovation and knowledge transfer in the field of sustainable, smart cities. The core activities are the design and implementation of urban transformation processes on neighbourhood and district level fostering an interdisciplinary, creative and experimental approach. Following the principles of open innovation, […] more


The non-university research organisation JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH (JR) is employing around 450 highly qualified staff members thematically structured in 7 research institutes. The subject project will be carried out by the Research Centre LIFE – Centre for Climate, Energy & Society. JR LIFE has broad expert knowledge in specific energy technologies and energy systems […] more


FH JOANNEUM was established in 1995. With its 47-degree programmes it is one of the leading universities of applied sciences (FHs) in Austria. The purpose of the company is to operate the FH degree programmes in accordance with the Federal Act on Programmes of Universities of Applied Sciences (FHStG). The R&D activities help accumulate a […] more

Das Salzburger Institut für Raumordnung und Wohnungswesen

The Salzburg Institute for Regional Planning and Housing (SIR) was founded more than 40 years ago and has ever since supported the development of communities and regions. In the last two decades, the energy department has been developed as an additional focus of the institute. In addition to Salzburg, the area of activity covers the […] more


BIOENERGY 20202+ GmbH (BE2020) is a K1 competence center in the COMET- program. During the last five years, research fields have expanded from the gasification, combustion and conversion of biomass to the simulation and control of solar thermal heating systems and hybrid energy systems. An energy management system was developed in the last projects. A […] more

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

The AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH experts involved in this project have excellent thermodynamic, thermal and process engineering expertise and have gained extensive experience in the analysis of process specific data, the development of concepts for the integration of heat pump systems and monitoring and optimization of heat pumps, as well as in the […] more


AEE – Institute for Sustainable Technologies (AEE INTEC) is an independent research association in the field of renewable energy and resource efficiency. Since its founding in 1988 it has developed to one of Europe’s leading institutions performing applied research in this sector. Currently over 65 staff members, including MSc and PhD students, from more than […] more