30 September 2015
On 30 September, 40 participants from all stages of the textile production and textile engineering met for the 2nd European Workshop Energy Efficiency at IVGT in Frankfurt a.M.
In the framework the Energy Made-to-Measure campaign and thanks to the project SET (Save Energy in Textile SMEs) a group of European trade associations has come together under the direction of EURATEX and together with textile research centers institutes and management experts work to help textile companies of 10 European countries to become more energy efficient.
At national level the SET work activities start with detecting development of national initiatives and legal requirements relevant for manufacturing operations of the textile industry. This also includes assessing funding measures supporting energy efficiency by the European Union and by the Member States.
Special attention was paid to the software tool called ESET, developed by the SET project for self-assessment in textile companies. Available in 11 languages the ESET tool includes process-specific recommendations for energy savings, support to companies to comply with the requirements in the energy analysis in terms of energy management systems.
Presentation (in German)
Press information (in German)
Press information (in English)