open ENergy TRansition ANalyses for a low-Carbon Economy

… aims at developing, using and disseminating an open, transparent and integrated modelling platform for assessing low-carbon transition pathways in Europe.

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EXIOMOD is an economic model able to measure the environmental impact of economic activities. As a multisector model, it accounts for the economic dependency between sectors. It is also a global and multi-country model with a consistent trade linking between


EMPIRE is a comprehensive power system model including generation, storage, and transmission capacity expansion. It is designed to determine optimal capacity investments under operational uncertainty, while also incorporating long- and short-term dynamics.To achieve these objectives, EMPIRE is a stochastic linear


REMES is a Computable General Equilibrium model that represents the Norwegian economy with a particular focus on the energy system. REMES is used to study the effects of macroeconomic policies on the Norwegian economy. The model splits the national economy into

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The energy transition is an unprecedented change for European society and economy and requires the involvement of all stakeholders: policy and decision makers, energy companies, grid operators, civil society, NGOs, researchers, other interested actors.

During the next four years openENTRANCE will host workshops to discuss future low carbon scenarios, transition pathways, case studies and the structuring of the open modelling platform, including a special workshop at the European Parliament. It will also be an organiser of the 2020 edition of the EMP-E (Energy Modelling Platform Europe) conference.

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