Jure Vetršek

Jure Vetršek

Head of Department for Efficiency and Build Environment, Institute for Innovation and Development, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia


Jure's motivation for working on energy arose from realization, that energy production/use has the major impact on resources and ecosystems. He believes the key to good solution lies between disciplines, therefore he works on interdisciplinary approached solving real life problems. Received degree in: Mechanical/process engineering from the Department of Heat and mass transfer and environmental engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. M.Sc in energy policies and systems specialization affiliated by University of Iceland and University of Akureyri from RES the School for Renewable Energy Science. Master of Science degree (.mag) from the field of technology from University of Ljubljana, Slovenia after finishing post graduate studies of interdisciplinary environment preservation. For 5 years he worked in Laboratory for sustainable technologies in buildings at Faculty of mechanical engineering, University of Ljubljana. Currently employed at Institute for Innovation and Development of University of Ljubljana where he works mainly on the field of energy and circularity of build environment on EU R&D projects such as Industrialised durable building envelope retrofitting by all-in-one interconnected technology solutions, Driving decarbonization of the EU building stock by enhancing a consumer centred and locally based circular renovation process and The Retrofitting Market Activation Platform based on the generation of standard modules for energy efficiency and clean energy solutions.

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