Motivation & Impact
Overall, LIGHTNESS will engage +3000 end users, professionals, policy makers in EU, will consent a minimum 25% increase of renewable hosting capacity by making available up to 20% of flexibility in peak times from residential and tertiary buildings, will reduce up to 30% the Prosumers and CECs energy cost and up to 30% of CAPEX and OPEX costs for DSOs. LIGHTNESS has received the support from 59 organisations from which we can highlight EPEX-Spot, STEDIN, LIANDER, ACCIONA, VEOLIA, BAM, 10 EU cities, 9 energy agencies, 9 energy cooperatives, and 3 extra EU replicators from India, Turkey and Africa/America.The project management structure is gender balanced with two women and two men serving in the positions of responsibility.
Role of R2M
R2M as an integrated and multidisciplinary engineering and ESCO company that will serve as coordinator of the pro ject based on the past and current experience of coordination of the H2020 DRIvE and GEOFIT projects and as EU Exploitation and Replication leader through its 4 branches in IT, ES, FR, UK. R2M will contribute to LIGHTNESS by leading the exploitation activi ties, IPR management and market analysis (WP7). Also, being a mother company of R2M Energy, its ESCo division, currently providing energy services for Sardinia region, R2M will support Italian pilot site deployment activities (WP6), bas on an extensive e xperience and valuable know Profile of Key Peoplehow when it comes to the service deployment and validation (WP6).