Activities

11/05/2016- Onyx Solar® finished in March the installation of two photovoltaic façades (east and west) which can produce a yearly energy output of 10,686 kWh, as well as reducing energy demand by improving the thermal and acoustic insulation properties related to the building envelope.

These features are part of a bioclimatic design strategy allowing this building to achieve a LEED Platinum certification.

04/05/2016-The Autonomous Office project counted with its presence through the stand of the Fundación Asturiana de la Energía in the Expoenergy 2016 fair, which was held from the 4th to the 5th  of May in Langreo, Asturias.

March 2016 The project The Autonomous Office was present Teqma at the 22nd edition of the International Water and Irrigation Fair , Smagua 2016 with a total of 780 exhibitors from 35 countries and 32,800 visitors, this event held since 1974 , has It proved to be the most important point of all national water sector meeting another year.

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March 2016 Onyx Solar participated in the Ecobuild 2016 Fair , the most important European Fair for the construction and energy sectors, held in London , it presented its photovoltaic glass and made dissemination of the project “ The Autonomous Office

22/10/2015 -  Meeting for “The Autonomous Office” project follow-up at the head offices of TSK in Gijón

21 octobre 2015. FAEN will present the LIFE Autonomous Office project in the 2nd Panel of experts LIFE-OPERE organized BY the University of Santiago de Compostela on October 21st, at 9:30h, at the Institute of Technological Research. Campus Vida of Santiago.

This meeting organized by the coordinators of the project LIFE OPERE will gather experts from several LIFE projects with similar subjects in order to exchange experiences and information and will be a good time to identify synergies and opportunities for collaboration among the participants.

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27, 28 y 29 may 2015 Onyx Solar participated in the VII International Congress on Architectural Envelopes with a presentation on the project The Autonomus Office. The Congress was held from 27 to 29 May at the Kursaal Palace of San Sebastian .

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10/05/2015-The Autonomous Office project counted with its presence through the stand of the Fundación Asturiana de la Energía in the Expoenergy 2015 fair, which was held from the 7th to the 9th  of May in Langreo, Asturias.

04/03/2014 – The Autonomous Office project mentioned in the 21 ed Salón Internacional de Agua y del Riego, Smagua 2014, in Zaragoza (Spain), with more than 32.000 visitors.

27/02/2014 – The Autonomous Office project mentioned in the “European Projects for Energy Efficiency in Buildings” technical conference organised by EDP in the Príncipe Felipe Auditorium of Oviedo, with the collaboration of the Asturian Energy Foundation (FAEN), the Government of the Principality of Asturias and the Asturian Energy Technological Consortium.

The Autonomous Office project was present in the conference with a talk given by Carlos García, the Person Responsible for the Savings and Energy Efficiency Area of the Asturian Energy Foundation (FAEN).

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11/12/2013 – The Autonomous Office project mentioned in the International Conference on New Concepts in Smart Cities, SmartMile 2013, in the stand of the TSK Group, the project coordinator.

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10/12/2013 – The Autonomous Office Autonomous Office project mentioned in the course on CEX3 Energy Certification of Existing Buildings at the Asturian Public Administration Institute, Adolfo Posada, taught by FAEN.

03/12/2013 – The Asturian Energy Foundation mentioned The Autonomous Office Project in the technical conferences on Energy Certification, regarding the development of the European project. The Asturian Energy Foundation participated and collaborated in two conferences on energy certification held in Oviedo and Gijón, the aim being to convey information on the new obligation regarding Energy Efficiency Certification of buildings, dwellings and commercial premises, for sale or for rental, organised by the Asturian Quality Club and in collaboration with the Council for Economy and Employment.

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22/11/2013  – “The Autonomous Office” project mentioned in the 11th Technical Conference of the Nalón Energy Agency (Enernalón) on Efficiency Certification of Buildings with a talk presented by the Asturian Energy Foundation (FAEN).

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17/10/2013 – Conference on Sustainable Building organised by the College of Industrial Engineers of Bizkaia.

Three conferences took place throughout the day:

- Energy Ecosystems for Sustainable Building (Eneko Iturriaga, LKS).

The European directives related to sustainable building were listed, presenting a specific example of a project developed by LKS on making use of residual heat between companies CEGASA and ETEO.

- Application of Renewable Energies to Building (Inmaculada Zamora, Engineering ETS).

Talk on the current state of renewable energy generation technologies applicable to building.

- A Sustainable and energetically autonomous office building. LIFE+ The Autonomous Office (Alfredo Martin, Biogas Fuel Cell). General appraisal of the LIFE+ The Autonomous Office project and the advances throughout the first year of the project.

Finally, a round table was held, with a turn for questions, debating with those attending (approximately 60 persons) on the aspects dealt with at the conference.

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17/10/2013 – The Autonomous Office project mentioned in the 5th Spanish Passivhaus Conference organised by the Passivhaus Building Platform via its delegation in Asturias in the Luis Adaro Conference and Exhibition Centre of Gijón. At present, the PEP brings together the most knowledgeable professionals in the NZeB (nearly zero energy buildings) area.

The Autonomous Office European project was present with a talk by the Biogas Fuel Cell Group, one of the partners in the project.

17/09/2013 – Presentation of the LIFE project, The Autonomous Office in the 3rd PTEC debate forum held in Valladolid on R&D&I for The City of the Future

The presentation of The Autonomous Office project was carried out by Isabel Sánchez from company Onyx Solar, a partner in the project.

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10/04/2013 – Informative conference on “The Autonomous Office” project organised by the Economic Development Institute of the Principality of Asturias (IDEPA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and the Environment (MAGRAMA).

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08/03/2013 – The Autonomous Office project mentioned in the “Design and Execution of Energy-efficient Single-family Homes (nZEB). neHogar Project” technical conference, organised by the Asturian Energy Technological Consortium and in collaboration with the Asturian Energy Foundation (FAEN) in Oviedo.

25/02/2013 – The Autonomous Office project mentioned in the “European Projects for Energy Efficiency in Buildings” technical conference that took place in the Príncipe Felipe Auditorium of Oviedo in the morning timetable and organised by EDP and FAEN.

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9:30 h. Welcome and Presentation

• Luis Manuel Santos Moro. Person Responsible for Innovation in HC Energía

• Fermín Corte Díaz. Director of the Asturian Energy Foundation (FAEN)

• Juan Carlos Aguilera. Administrator of the Asturian Energy Technological Consortium

9:45 h: Talks

• P1: Regulations on Own Consumption (15´)

Saúl Olivera Cabo. Industrial Engineer of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Service of the Council for Economy and Employment of the Principality of Asturias

• P2: ENRIMA Project: Institutional Presentation of the Project (15’)

Luis Manuel Santos Moro. Person Responsible for Innovation in HC Energía

• P3: ENRIMA Project: Technical Presentation of the Project (30’)

o Eugenio Perea Olabarria. Person Responsible for TICs and Energy Efficiency. Tecnalia Research and Innovation

o Emilio López Cano. Researcher for the Department of Statistics and Operational Research of the Rey Juan Carlos University

• P4: THE AUTONOMOUS OFFICE Project (15’)

Ramón Van Riet Gutiérrez. Industrial Engineer, Director Partner of SvR Ingenieros and Commissioning Authority for The Autonomous Office Project

11:00 to 11:20 h: Coffee Break

• P5: WATTALYST Project: Technical Presentation of the Project (15´)

Mikel Fernández Domínguez. Technological Communications Leader. Intelligent Electricity Networks. Tecnalia Research and Innovation

• P6: ENERSIP Project: Technical Presentation of the Project (15´)

María Rivas Ardisana. Head of the R&D&I Department of ISASTUR

• P7: Lines of Credit Available (15´)

o Jaime Fernández Cuesta. Deputy Director of Innovation in the Competitiveness and Innovation Area of the Economic Development Institute of the Principality of Asturias (IDEPA)

o Ángeles Álvarez González. Director of the Foundation for Promotion of Applied Scientific Research and Technology in Asturias (FICYT)

• P8: Presentation of the Work Meetings (5’)

Yolanda Fernández Montes. Director for the Environment, Sustainability, Innovation and Quality. HC Energía.

12:10 h: Work Meetings (1 h 20’)

13:30 h: Presentation of the Work Meeting Results

13:50 h: Closing of the Conference

• Isaac Pola Alonso. Director for Mining and Energy of the Council for Economy and Employment of the Principality of Asturias

09/01/2013 – 2nd Meeting for “The Autonomous Office” project follow-up at the head offices of TSK in Gijón.

20/11/2012 -  “The Autonomous Office” Project mentioned at the 2nd Conference for Energy Rehabilitation of Buildings held in the Luis Adaro exhibition centre of Gijón and organised by the  Asturian Energy Foundation (FAEN) and the Council for Economy and Employment.

The conference had the aim of analysing the advantages of this type of action regarding energy efficiency, from the social, economic and environmental point of view, while also that of expounding the legal and regulatory frameworks in which they are set. Similarly, other key aspects were also dealt with, such as the energy saving calculation methods and the different certification methodologies currently in existence.

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13/11/2012 – Presentation of the project “The Autonomous Office” to all the representatives of the European Commission and the Spanish and Portuguese beneficiaries of projects related to nature and conservation of the environment, co-financed by the LIFE + Program at the European Union. This meeting took place in Madrid in the European Commission representation in Spain.

02/10/2012 – Kick-off meeting placed in TSK offices in Gijón.

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