Innovations

This page gives examples of the innovations we are working on. Click on any of them to read a description.

Our innovations descriptions contain information about their current TRL (Technology readiness level). At NorthWind, we apply the same TRL as the European Commission. These are:

  • TRL 1 – Basic principles observed
  • TRL 2 – Technology concept formulated
  • TRL 3 – Experimental proof of concept
  • TRL 4 – Technology validated in lab
  • TRL 5 – Technology validated in relevant environment
  • TRL 6 – Technology demonstrated in relevant environment
  • TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
  • TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
  • TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment