The STARDUST main impact targets in comparison to typical EU targets are as follows:
|Typical in EU or EU 2030 target||STARDUST 2021|
|ROI and payback time||2-5% in 16-30 years||9-44% in 2-7 years|
|Carbon emission reduction||40%||63%|
|RES share||27% in total with 45% on electricity||62% in total with 49% on electricity|
What do these numbers mean?
They suggest that with STARDUST, it will have the following impacts:
- Reduce the greenhouse gas emissions by 63%. A stable and economic energy efficient system that is dependent on renewable energy resources will be introduced in houses and in vehicles. Moreover,
- Increase citizens’ quality of life. By accessing a smarter energy efficient system, they will have a chance to breathe cleaner air.
- Ensure economically viable and prosperous business environment in cities. Provided by the innovative business model to be implemented in the cities, the bankability of the cities increase. This will also reduce the technical and financial risks, thereby raising the investors’ confidence for financing large scale replication and will provide 6400 new jobs in these cities.