Project objectives

Scientific objectives of InDeal project

Objective Description Related Tasks & Deliverables Responsible Partner
S.1
Weather forecasting tool
Development of the new tool able to predict short term local weather conditions in near real time T4.3
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 predicted T3.2 CETRI
S.3
Anticipate the future energy demand
Understanding energy and customers’ demands and rising social awareness in this field T4.4 CETRI
S.4
Innovative insulating materials for pipes of DHC System (DHCS)
Development of the new insulation material able to reduce distribution heat losses T2.2
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 system T2.1
D2.1
CITY

 

Technical objectives of InDeal project

Objective Description Related Tasks & Deliverables Responsible 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 DHCS T3.4
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 infrastructure T2.3
D2.3
CEMITEC
T.3
Automated decision support system
Development of algorithm for decision system which will be manage energy production while minimizing costs T5.2
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 distribution T5.1 CITY
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 users T5.4
D5.3
NET
T.6
Development of intelligent meters for DHCS
Development of Artificial Intelligence Metering (AIM) system which supervises energy consumption by consumers T3.1
T3.3
D3.1
D3.2
NET
CEA
CEMITEC

 

Operational objectives of InDeal project

Objective Description Related Tasks & Deliverables Responsible Partner
O.1
Validation and demonstration of insulating materials
Tests of the new insulating materials T6.3
D6.3
CEMITEC
O.2
Validation and demonstration of monitoring tool
Tests of the new monitoring tools T6.1 D6.1
T6.2 D6.2
T6.3 D6.3
PROMAR
CEMITEC
O.3
Validation and demonstration of prediction tools
Tests of the prediction tool T6.1 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