Project objectives

Scientific objectives of InDeal project

ObjectiveDescriptionRelated Tasks & DeliverablesResponsible Partner
S.1
Weather forecasting tool
Development of the new tool able to predict short term local weather conditions in near real timeT4.3
D4.1
CETRI
S.2
Better analysis of heating and cooling demand
Creating the data base about European past heating and cooling demand. On this base future demand will be predictedT3.2CETRI
S.3
Anticipate the future energy demand
Understanding energy and customers’ demands and rising social awareness in this fieldT4.4CETRI
S.4
Innovative insulating materials for pipes of DHC System (DHCS)
Development of the new insulation material able to reduce distribution heat lossesT2.2
D2.2
CEMITEC
S.5
Development of superstructure model of DHCS
Development of the design tool for DHCS for maximal improvement of efficiency and minimal costs of the DHC systemT2.1
D2.1
CITY

 

Technical objectives of InDeal project

ObjectiveDescriptionRelated Tasks & DeliverablesResponsible Partner
T.1
Develop Storage management tool
Development of the Storage management tool to monitor and control the production and storage of energy in the DHCST3.4
D3.3
CERTH
T.2
Innovative and intelligent piping system
Development of the new piping system which will be easy to install and provide reduction of distribution heat losses and system monitoring by communication infrastructureT2.3
D2.3
CEMITEC
T.3
Automated decision support system
Development of algorithm for decision system which will be manage energy production while minimizing costsT5.2
T5.3
D5.1
D5.2
CITY
T.4
Better interaction between thermal production, storage and distribution
Development of communication infrastructure for DHCS providing communication between all system’s elements and local energy managers for optimal energy production and distributionT5.1CITY
PROMAR
T.5
Central control platform for overall 24/7 monitoring of the DHCS
Development of a web control platform accessible from mobile devices and computers which enable monitoring of DHCS by end usersT5.4
D5.3
NET
T.6
Development of intelligent meters for DHCS
Development of Artificial Intelligence Metering (AIM) system which supervises energy consumption by consumersT3.1
T3.3
D3.1
D3.2
NET
CEA
CEMITEC

 

Operational objectives of InDeal project

ObjectiveDescriptionRelated Tasks & DeliverablesResponsible Partner
O.1
Validation and demonstration of insulating materials
Tests of the new insulating materialsT6.3
D6.3
CEMITEC
O.2
Validation and demonstration of monitoring tool
Tests of the new monitoring toolsT6.1 D6.1
T6.2 D6.2
T6.3 D6.3
PROMAR
CEMITEC
O.3
Validation and demonstration of prediction tools
Tests of the prediction toolT6.1 D6.1
T6.2 D6.2
T6.5 D6.5
T6.6 D6.6
PROMAR
ENERGETIKA
SNCU
O.4
Energy Efficient DHC systems
Tests of the completed final system (insulation materials + monitoring tool + prediction tool)T6.1 D6.1
T6.2 D6.2
T6.5 D6.5
T6.6 D6.6
PROMAR
ENERGETIKA
SNCU