Creation of a platform for mapping energy consumption and generation in a spatial and temporal context with energy flow optimisation (demand/supply), considering legal, techno-logical and economic factors to assess technology based services and their underlying business models for economically viable decarbonisation  Read more


  Modeling and control of an innovative thermal management system with heat storage for electric vehicles  Read more


  Development of a hybrid receiver for a Fresnel collector by implementing Spectral Splitting  Read more

Development of Highly Efficient Thermochemical Storage Materials (New-TCM)

  Thermochemical storages play a key role in future energy strategies as long-term thermal storage systems. Due to their high adsorption heat, salts are promising storage materials. However, the handling in terms of process engineering and technology is challenging and the stability rather low.  Read more


  Applications of solar/hybrid collectors and new fields of applications and examples for PVT  Read more

Sorptive Conditioning of Electric Vehicles

  Project duration:  03/2018 - 02/2019 Project partner: Virtual Vehicle Research GmbH Industriewissenschaftliches Institut Funding agency: BMViT, FFG Programme: Future Mobility The application of sorption technology in electric vehicles can be used for a traction battery-independent and comparatively inexpensive method of vehicle interior air conditioning and thus helps to…  Read more

Methods for Energy Flow Optimization

  The main objective of the project is the development of novel tools (mathematical algorithms) in order to coordinate the operation of future interconnected energy networks in an optimal manner. An interconnection of power grid and thermal grids will be considered. A special focus lies on renewable energy sources, innovative storage systems as well as on the application in…  Read more

Solar Cooling 2.0

  Large-scale solar cooling systems with contentrating collectors and multi-stage absorption chiller  Read more

Urban Storage Cluster Südburgenland

  Project duration:  09/2017 - 08/2020 Funding Agency: Klima- und Energiefonds, FFG Programme: Smart Cities Synopsis: Development of a living-lab test operation of a cluster-based energy management system in the area of the thermal region Stegersbach as well as in the urban area of Oberwat in combination with new innovative tariff models primarily for the activation, bundling…  Read more

ASTTP - Solar heat technological platform

  Project Partners: AEE INTEC Verband Austria Solar Joanneum Research (JOINTS)' Arsenal Research Polymer Competence Centre Leoben Podesser Consulting TU Graz, Institut für Wärmetechnik Funding Agency: FFG Energie der Zukunft In the framework of the Austrian Solar Thermal Technology Platform, in which all relevant companies and research institutions are involved, a research…  Read more

Monitoring of public funding for electricity storage

  Electricity storage for photovoltaic systems  Read more

Electricity Storage Management (EStore-M)

  Development of a dynamic energy management system  Read more

IEA-PVPS Task 16 Solar Resource for High Penetration and Large Scale Application

  Improvement of meteorological prediction methods and application of solar radiation data.  Read more

IEA SHC Task 58 Thermal Energy Storage

  IEA Solar Heating and Cooling, material and component development for thermal energy storage  Read more

Center for Applied Smart Grid Systems (CASGriS)

  Project durcation: 01/2016 - 09/2019 Funding Agency: Austrian Climate and Energy Fund, FFG  Read more

IEA PVPS Task 15 - Building-integrated Photovoltaics

  Project durationt: 01/2016 - 02/2019 Project partner: FHTW - Technikum Wien GmbH, AIT GmbH, Joanneum Research Forschungs GmbH, OFI - Österreichisches Forschungsinstitut für Chemie und Technik, ERTEX Solar Funding Agency: BMViT Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) is one of the future fields in photovoltaics, which combines energy technology and architecture into one…  Read more


  Novel polymer based latent heat storage materials for several applications  Read more

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