Sustainable Island workshop at Sustainable Places 2020

Four H2020 demonstration projects (INSULAE, SMILE, GIFT and REACT) are going to exchange about the solutions they are developing to foster islands energy systems’ decarbonisation during Sustainable Places 2020 (27-30 Oct 2020). The tentative agenda is the following:...

Second consortium meeting in Harstad!

The GIFT consortium met for the second time in July at the pilot site of Harstad in Norway, beyond the Arctic circle! After a brief recap of the six first months of the project by the coordinator Sašo Brus from INEA, the whole team dove in the project topics and the...

European islands embark on clean energy transition

Islands face some specific challenges in decarbonising their energy systems and economies but also opportunities. They are often highly dependent on imported fossil fuels which are consequently costly, but they also have abundant wind and solar resources and can take...

First Meeting, a powerful launch!

The GIFT consortium met for the first time at the Kick Off Meeting of the project in Ljubljana on the 31st of January for two days. After a fun ice breaker organised by the coordinator, the whole team dove in the project topics in order to ensure the well...