Relevant network and experience in National and European projects
CIRCE is member of EUREC (European Renewable Energy Centres Agency), EWEA (European Wind Energy Association), EAWE (European Academy of Wind Energy), PTE-EE (Spanish Energy Efficiency Technology Platform), and other platforms and associations related to EE and RE such as: E2BA (European Energy Efficient Association), IET (The Institution of Engineering and Technology), ETP ZEP (European Zero emissions Platform).
CIRCE is also a very active actor in the R&D projects at Spanish level and European level, participating in important Renewable Energy integration and wind energy projects, such as AVER: Optimization and demonstration of a new small wind, vertical axis turbine for micro-generation, REVE: Wind regulation fostering EV integration among others. Currently, CIRCE is participating in 11 on-going FP7 European collaborative projects.
Regarding the power curve task, CIRCE has a Metrology Laboratory, LME-CIRCE, accredited by the Spanish Accreditation Body (ENAC) for Power Performance Characterisation of Wind Turbines. LME-CIRCE also belongs to the European Network of Wind Metrology Laboratories MEASNET for Power Performance tests.