Latest developments at Ballen Marina, Samsø (DK)

By Jan Jantzen, SMILE pilot coordinator of Samsø In Samsø the site acceptance test has just finished successfully. The battery is located at the harbour masters building and is discharged and charged to see if it performed correctly using its specifications. The...

SMILE at the European Utility Week

Smile at the European Utility Week More than 500 visitors came to our project stand! We are glad to announce that Giannicola Loriga – SMILE Project Coordinator –  has presented the latest advancements of our project at the European Utility Week that took...

Making Islands Sustainable – An Interactive Workshop on Texel

We are delighted to announce that seventy participants were present during the interactive workshop day on Texel on the 28th of November! We aimed to use the knowledge and experience gained on the islands of Madeira, Samsø and Orkney to develop concrete sustainability...

What’s going on on the Orkney Islands?

Do you know that the installations of heating systems and electric vehicle chargers have been continuing on the Orkney demonstrator during the past few months, with the full 45 houses signed up to receive the four different heating systems, and a further 30 properties...

Samsø Elektro enters the solar battery market for households

Ballen Marina Samsø Brian Kjær, Samsø Elektro, presented solar batteries at the Samsø Energy fair. It is relevant even for households now.   With a domestic solar battery, households can store the daily solar production, and use the energy after dark. Since...

Conference sustainable islands on Texel success

In the StayOkay in Den Burg (Texel), 70 people met last Thursday to think together about how islands such as Texel can make their energy supply more sustainable. Delegates from the Portuguese island of Madeira, the Scottish archipelago of Orkney and the Danish island...