Key technologies and demonstration of combined cooling, heating and power generation for low-carbon neighbourhoods/buildings with clean energy (ChiNoZEN)

Research project

Key technologies and demonstration of combined cooling, heating and power generation for low-carbon neighbourhoods/buildings with clean energy (ChiNoZEN)

The commitment of the ChiNoZEN project is to contribute to a significant increase in the share of low-carbon buildings and neighbourhoods through cooperation between leading Chinese and Norwegian scientists.


Research activity

Project timeline

Project timeline

2020-2023


Publications

Publications


Events

Events

The second project meeting was held digitally in April 2021.


Screenshot from @eptntnu:

screenshot from twitter account, showing several people participating in digital meeting. screenshot

The first project meeting was held in January 2021.

Screenshot from @eptntnu:

screenshot from zoom meeting with over 20 people

In September 2020, the ChinoZen project had its kick-off meeting:

Screenshot from @Norway in China, 22. September:

Screenshot from @NTNUEnergy, 18. September:

Work Packages (WPs)

Work Packages (WPs)

The ChiNoZEN project is organized in five Work Packages (WPs):

 

  • WP1 – Performance of grid-connected PhotoVoltaic technologies (PVT) with Thermal Energy Storage (TES)
  • WP2 – High Temperature Heat Pump (HTHP) and dynamic performance
  • WP3 – Simulation platform and control strategy of CCHP
  • WP4 – Key CCHP technologies of low carbon neighbourhood and buildings with multiple energy sources
  • WP5 – Demonstration of low carbon neighbourhood and buildings with clean energy

People at ChiNoZEN

People at ChiNoZEN

Project Leaders:

Prof. Dr. Novakovic, Vojislav, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Prof. Dr. Gustavsen, Arild, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Prof. Dr. DAI, Yanjun, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

WP1 Leaders:

Dr. Zhu, Junjie, Institute for Energy Technology (IFE)

Prof. Dr. DAI, Yanjun, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

WP2 Leaders:

Prof. Dr. Eikevik, Trygve, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Assoc. Prof. Dr. GE, Tianshu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

WP3 Leaders:

Prof. Dr. Fosso, Olav B., Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Prof. Dr. GE, Zhihua, North China Electric Power University

WP4 Leaders:

Prof. Dr. Novakovic, Vojislav, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Prof. Dr. LI, Jinping, Lanzhou University of Technology

WP5 Leaders:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Goia, Francesco, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Dr. LI, Bojia, China Academy of Building Research,