Wind Turbine Repowering in Kythnos, Greece (WIRE-K) is a project supported by NESOI European Islands managed by our partners from CERTH and promoted by the Public Power Corporation Renewables SMSA (PPCR).
What is WIRE-K?
The European Islands Facility – NESOI, open to a community of 2400 inhabited EU islands, aims to fund 60 successful energy transition projects, mobilizing more than €100m of investment and reducing significantly CO2 and GHG emissions by 2023.
The NESOI Facility aims to facilitate the clean energy transition on EU islands from the bottom up; and bringing it one step forward by providing to islands training, technical support, cooperation opportunities and robust funding opportunities to concretely convert Island Sustainable Energy Action Plans into Renewable Energy Sources (RES) plants, building and energy infrastructure retrofitting, energy bills reduction, local job creation and more
In the coming months,the team in NESOI will offer a series of short webinars involving experts in the field. This activity will be complementary to the e-learning modules that are expected to be also made available in the last months of 2022. The most mature projects will support the elaboration of the learning material by providing valuable input from their experiences to help less developped projects.
3 short study tours of 3/4 days on EU islands
Open call for participants will be around November on the NESOI platform
Topics explored by the STTs: Clean harbours and boats, Energy communities, Green Hydrogen, etc.
Last 21 August 2022, our partners from CERTH were invited to participate in the conference "Sustainable Development of Symi by Creating New Tourism Resources and Products through Analysis, Documentation, Modelling, Management and Conservation of Cultural Heritage using Applications of
According to the magazine Travel + Leisure Co., the island of Ischia, located in the Tyrrhenian sea in Italy, is the best island in the world!
Among the ranking of the fiirst 25, we can find other European islands that happen to be NESOI - New Energy Solutions Optimised for Islands beneficiaries as well.
CABILDO DE GRAN CANARIA presented the preliminary studies for the creation of an energy community project in Arinaga