Instituto Pedro Nunes (IPN) was present in the Tech@Weeks
demonstration action, on September 21st. During the event, the Laboratory for Testing, Wear and Materials (LED&MAT) presented the PowerSkin+ project
, namely, it was presented to the Secretary of State for Economy, João Neves and to the Minister for Science, Technology and Higher Education, Elvira Fortunato.
The Powerskin+, a European project coordinated by IPN, aims to create a truly innovative modular façade solution through the intelligent integration of highly efficient insulation components and solar energy capture and storage elements, in a single combined energy management and savings system.
The event, which took place at the Business Center of the Sines Industrial and Logistics Zone, was organized by ANI. This initiative, which brought together the main actors of the National Innovation System (NIS), aimed to disseminate innovative activities of Technological Infrastructures, under the motto: Energy and Materials.