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Centre for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving -DG Lab (CRES)
Hosting Legal Entity
Self-standing RI
19th km Marathonos Ave., Centre for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving, Rafina-Pikermi, PO: 19009, Attica (Greece)
Type Of RI
Coordinating Country
Current Status:
Operational since 1987
Scientific Description
The CRES is located on its wholly owned premises in Pikermi, Attica, where in addition to over 2000 square meters of main office space, it has experimental outdoor installations, specialised laboratories for energy technologies, a mechanical shop, conference rooms, a library and maintains a strong computing infrastructure. CRES operates in two main fields of activity:As the National Energy Centre,- working on energy planning and policy for Renewable Energy Sources (RES), Rational Use of Energy (RUE) and Energy Saving (ES) in accordance with the policy of the Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change and developing the necessary infrastructure for the realisation of RES/RUE/ES investment projects.As a Research and Technological Centre for RES/RUE/ES,- through applied research on new energy technologies and by technically supporting the market for the penetration and implementation of these technologies.

RI Keywords
Energy and environment, Energy Saving, Renewable energy
RI Category
Pilot Plants for Process Testing
Electrical and Optical Engineering Facilities
Scientific Domain
Engineering and Energy
Chemistry and Material Sciences
ESFRI Domain
Access to Specialised Laboratories for Energy Technologies
Date of last update: 22/06/2018
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