PORTOS Associate Partners

PORTOS aims to assess, develop and promote the integrated use of renewable energy resources in Atlantic Area ports and increase their energy efficiency, establishing a roadmap to a more competitive and sustainable sector.

Instituto de Ciência e Inovação em Engenharia Mecânica e Engenharia Industrial
Organization name in English
Institute of Science and Innovation in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Partner skills
INEGI has knowledge and experience in renewable energy technology integration in industrial processes and public infrastructures, mainly considering the following renewables: wind power, solar power, marine energy and biomass. It also has expertise in energy audits, aiming to improve eco-efficiency.

Transnational experience
progRESsHEAT (IEE): Supporting the progress of renewable energies for heating and cooling in the EU on a local level; MAESTRI (H2020): Energy and resource management systems for industrial processes; ENTIC (POCTEP): Intelligent and sustainable energy management for the competitiveness of SMEs.

Role in the project
INEGI will be a project partner, responsible of the capitalization strategy. INEGI will also contribute to the project with its knowledge about renewable energy technologies and energy audits.

Contact person
Ricardo Barbosa
Rua Dr. Roberto Frias, 400. Porto, Portugal