Energy After Energy: from the present to the future of energy

techniques. VIDEO Demetra An intelligent greenhouse and "vertical farm" built with LSC (luminescent solar concentrator) panels, 3D printing magnets and physical computing. It is capable of producing energy [...] We are focusing on systems that use fewer polluting materials and can be produced at lower cost. Luminescent solar concentrators are used ...

1 April 2016 eni.com Section: media

Eni is a partner of the 2012 MIT Europe Energy Conference

current limits of efficiency and cost of solar technologies, using very thin layers of innovative materials assembled devices built on a nanometric scale luminescent solar concentrators : the study has examined [...] the field of renewable energy - particularly solar energy - is an important part of this project. The programme focuses on six ...

28 March 2012 eni.com Section: enipedia

New solar energy technologies

cells. The aim of the project is to create solar panels using polymers instead of silicon, thereby making them cheaper and more versatile. Eni's advanced Organic PhotoVoltaic project (OPV) is one of the [...] to capture the sun's rays Eni and MIT have been working together on advanced solar ...

6 July 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Concentrated solar power

investment costs. Concentrated thermodynamic solar power Energy efficiency and low investment costs. Versatile technology for producing electricity and heat Concentrated solar power (CSP) is a technology at once [...] the versatility of the underlying technology, which can turn solar energy into both electricity and thermal energy . It also provides a low- ...

15 May 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Innovation for Energy

can saw at close hand Eni's portfolio of project designs for renewable energies and energy efficiency. The two main themes are digital life and a solar-driven project. people took part last year 511 contributed [...] in Novara Eni's centre of excellence for technological innovation presents "solar-driven projects ...

1 January 2016 eni.com Section: media

Eni’s commitment to renewables

Eni For 2016) Concentrated solar power (CSP) A project for the development of innovative Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) solutions that can reduce investment costs and for solar thermal energy production. [...] field of solar energy, has been the excellent laboratory performance of flexible polymer cells (> 9% efficiency) and an absolute record ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Sustainability

Solar cells: lighter and more flexible

News Solar cells: lighter and more flexible The 2016 Eni Award is given to Federico Bella for his research on photopolymers for use in third-generation solar cells. Throwing a light on polymerisation The [...] on photopolymerisation as a versatile tool for the preparation of components for third-generation solar cells . Polymers (plastics ...

20 October 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

Energy and renewable sources: Eni’s projects

mind, in solar we are focusing on systems that use less polluting materials, can be produced at lower cost and are more easily integrated into buildings - such as organic solar cells and luminescent solar [...] sectors on which our research is focused are solar and biomass, because we believe they offer ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

More efficient solar technologies and sensors

More efficient solar technologies and sensors More efficient solar technologies and sensors The study, conducted by an interdisciplinary team of international researchers, is part of the framework agreement [...] modifications - to achieve high efficiency solar devices, by using the same process of capturing light in natural photosynthesis." Eni has therefore promoted ...

17 December 2015 eni.com Section: enipedia

Research alliances and collaborations

numerous patent applications. In 2010, this relationship produced the Solar Frontiers Center, a centre of excellence for Eni research on solar technologies, one of the most important results of this alliance. [...] energy. Topics range from the study of the behaviour of reservoirs to improve extraction to luminescent solar concentrators and ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

Eni Award 2013 Edition

Research project by Rajamani Krishna pdf 189 KB Biography of Philip G. Jessop pdf 87 KB Research project by Philip G. Jessop pdf 72 KB Biography of Frances H. Arnold pdf 129 KB Research project by Frances [...] Research project by James C. Liao pdf 74 KB Biography of Roberto Danovaro ...

5 October 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

Eni Award 2013 Edition

Research project by Rajamani Krishna pdf 189 KB Biography of Philip G. Jessop pdf 87 KB Research project by Philip G. Jessop pdf 72 KB Biography of Frances H. Arnold pdf 129 KB Research project by Frances [...] Research project by James C. Liao pdf 74 KB Biography of Roberto Danovaro ...

5 October 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

Our strategy for renewables: the "Progetto Italia" - Project Italy

Contacts Our strategy for renewables: the "Progetto Italia" - Project Italy The project involves the construction of large-scale generating capacity from renewable sources on industrial areas available [...] projects will generate photovoltaic energy, but other technologies - such as biomass and/or concentrating solar power (CSP) - have not been ruled out. Over the ...

12 April 2018 eni.com

Renewable Energy and Environmental R&D Center

working on the next generation of solar cells made from organic materials that are non-polluting and printed on film as thin as newsprint. They are testing luminescent solar concentrators that capture diffuse [...] to help protect the environment. In the last ten years, Eni research focused on Renewable Energies (Solar and ...

8 February 2018 eni.com Section: Innovation

LSC

longer wavelength . The radiation gravitates towards the edges, as in an optical fibre, making them luminescent. Small photovoltaic cells then transform the radiation received into electricity. (In Italian only) [...] presented at the most recent Maker Faire in Rome and is one possible application for this innovative solar technology. From greenhouses ...

6 July 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Volume 2 – World Gas and Renewables Review 2017

Pacific. At the end of 2016, solar and wind installed capacities accounted for almost 40% of all renewables installed power capacity. China leads the market for solar and wind. Solar and wind contributions to [...] (about 15% of all power sources). China leads the market for solar and wind with an ...

29 October 2017 eni.com Section: company

Progetto Italia

regions in Italy where the project is developing 12 regions in Italy where the project is developing 0.38 TWh/y electricity from the project to 2021 0.38 TWh/y electricity from the project to 2021 220 MWp [...] installing solar panels on 400 hectares, generating renewable energy and creating ...

9 May 2018 eni.com Section: operations

Eni's sustainability projects in Kenya

in the design of a fully-sustainable, solar-powered reverse-osmosis unit capable of producing around 20,000 litres per day. The direct beneficiaries of the project are members of the Siyu community - an [...] of sustainable energy (such as solar power) to educational facilities currently without an electricity supply and technological educational ...

30 August 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

Eni's sustainability projects in Kenya

in the design of a fully-sustainable, solar-powered reverse-osmosis unit capable of producing around 20,000 litres per day. The direct beneficiaries of the project are members of the Siyu community - an [...] of sustainable energy (such as solar power) to educational facilities currently without an electricity supply and technological educational ...

30 August 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

Light in Dadaab: talking about energy supplies

the provision of sustainable energy (such as solar power) to educational facilities currently without an electricity supply . The executive analysis of the project, carried out in collaboration with the AVSI [...] Kenya to install the first solar power systems at Friends Primary School in the Ifo camp and Bidii Primary School ...

19 May 2017 eni.com Section: media