Project Overview

iDesignRES is at the forefront of Europe's energy transition, bringing together 22 European partners from 11 countries to develop innovative and open-source energy modelling Led by NTNU, our project unites experts in energy system and multi-physics component modelling, visualisation, data, networks operators and public authorities, aiming to guide European energy planning strategies.We integrate cutting-edge research with real-life applications, ensuring our models and tools are robust, accessible, and tailored to the needs of public authorities, network operators, and industries.

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Explore our project’s objectives and innovation axes (IA): from technical development to user adaptability and real-life applications.

  • Technical development of the project
  • Adaptability to all end-users
  • Real-life validation use cases
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component models
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Assembling tools

Open Database

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IA 3
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Modular framework

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Cloud hub

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Public Authorities

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Network operators

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Phase 1

Macro-region: North Sea
Industrial cluster: Lombardy eco-region

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Phase 2 (replication)

Macro-region: South Eastern Europe,
Indus. cluster: Greater Basque Country,
Net-Zero Industrial Supercluster

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Phase 3 (expansion outside EU)

Interconnection with Ukrainian grid

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10 Apr
Workshop – European Climate and Energy Modelling Forums

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