Research of excellence for a sustainable future

Our research at a glance


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European projects (2013-2019)
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Million Euros from EU funded projects (2013-2019)

Each of our research activities is aligned with one or more of these key concepts

Energy and environment
With an increased demand for energy comes an increased responsibility to protect the natural environment. At IREC, we are innovating towards a cleaner energy future.
Energy storage
To ensure that future energy needs are met, the transition towards renewable technologies must be accompanied by effective methods for large-scale energy storage.
Smart energy management
We are committed to making the energy efficient cities of tomorrow a reality. This requires a holistic approach that considers the economy, the environment, and the people who live in it.