22/02/2018

ERIGrid Open Access to Laboratories – Transnational Access


  • OFFER DEADLINE
    15/05/2019 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020
  • LOCATION
    France, Le Bourget-du-Lac
  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives (CEA)
  • DEPARTMENT
    Institut National de l’Énergie Solaire (INES)
  • LABORATORY
    PRISMES Hardware-in-the-loop simulator and multi microgrid test platform

Are you involved in research, academia or industry in the domain of smart grids and Distributed Energy Resources (DER)? Do you need special equipment or advanced installations for testing or validation of the developed smart grid concepts? Then you can apply for open access to top European smart grids laboratories of partners of the Horizon 2020 research project ERIGrid to implement your experiments! Successful applicants are provided for free with:
  • travelling
  • accommodation
  • lab access to ERIGrid testing and simulation facilities
  • access to concentrated know-how and best practices in the field of smart grid systems and DER, such as: power system components characterisation and evaluation, smart grid ICT / automation validation, co-simulation, real-time simulation and Power/Controller Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL), and others.

All lab operation costs, travelling and accommodation expenses are paid by the H2020 project ERIGrid. Find all information on ERIGrid project here.

 

APPLICATION DEADLINES:

4th call: 15 February – 15 May, 2018
5th call: 15 August – 15 November, 2018
6th call: 15 February – 15 May, 2019

Details on the application process and FAQ can be found here.

 

Detailed descriptions of the labs you can choose from:

1.  AIT SmartEST Lab
2.  Ormazabal Corporate Technology (OCT)
3.  University of Strathclyde, D-NAP Laboratory
4.  Oulu Smart Grid Laboratory, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
5.  Grenoble Institute of Technology
6.  SINTEF
7.  DNV GL
8.  Power Networks Demonstration Centre (PNDC), University of Strathclyde
9.  Fraunhofer IEE
10. CEA INES PRISMES
11. Multipower Laboratory, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
12. CRES
13. OFFIS Institute for Information Technology
14. TECNALIA
15. Delft University of Technology
16. NTUA (National Technical University of Athens)
17. DTU (Technical University of Denmark), SYSLAB and ICL
18. RSE
19. HEDNO, Electricity Meters Laboratory of Laboratories and Radios Section (L&RS)