Five Key Questions
 

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Question 1: Why bother? (What problem are your trying to solve?)

Question 2: Why is this important at EU level? 

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Europa General Search Engine http://europa.eu/geninfo/query/advSearch_en.jsp 

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Eurostat http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/portal/page/portal/eurostat/home/

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OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development)  www.oecd.org 

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White Papers http://europa.eu/documents/comm/white_papers/index_en.htm 

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Green Papers http://europa.eu/documents/comm/green_papers/index_en.htm 

 

Question 3? Is there already a product or service available?

Question 4? Why now? (What would happen if this project was not funded?)

 

Check for Relevant Technology Platforms

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Search http://cordis.europa.eu/technology-platforms/individual_en.html

 

Check for Relevant Key Enabling Technologies

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Search www.hyperion.ie/ket.htm

 

Check for European Industrial Initiatives (Energy)

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Search http://ec.europa.eu/energy/technology/initiatives/initiatives_en.htm

 

IPTS (Institute for Prospective and Technological Studies)

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Search IPTS www.jrc.es

 

 

 

 

 

Question 5? Why you? (Are you the best consortium to undertake this research?)

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