22 demo sites in 11 countries showed why they are setting the standard for energy efficient building and smart city development during a conference held at the Committee of the Regions during EUSEW 2014 chaired by Sergio Sanz of Fundacion CARTIF
Post date: 5 Jul 2014
New technologies and energy management could soon lead to sustainable cities.
Post date: 13 Jun 2014
Solutions to halving energy consumption, costs and greenhouse emissions in cities may be on the horizon, as long as partners find suitable ways to cooperate.
Post date: 12 Jun 2014
R2CITIES partner, Genoa Municipality, is gearing up to stage its Smart Week from 16 to 20 June this year. The week’s agenda will feature a series of high-level events bringing together experts, stakeholders and authorities from across Europe.
Post date: 5 Jun 2014
The EU Sustainable Energy Week High Level Policy Conference will take place from 24 to 26 of June in Brussels, and includes some 30 sessions on renewable energy, energy efficiency and clean transport. Participation is free of charge.Register now to get a seat at the sessions of your choice!
Post date: 30 May 2014
Post date: 26 May 2014
A showcase project to reduce an old school building's energy consumption is a goldmine of teaching opportunities for engineering students
Post date: 20 May 2014
A project to demonstrate optimised energy systems for high performance energy cities has just commenced. CITyFiED is a 5-year endeavour, co-funded by the EU and led by Valladolid-based Fundación CARTIF. The consortium comprises 18 partners from Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Belgium and Germany.
Post date: 30 Apr 2014
The first BRICKER steering committee meeting took place last month in Belgium where the BRICKER demonstration site of the University of Liège is located.
Post date: 9 Apr 2014
Three projects involving 15 municipalities have decided to join forces for greater leverage in sharing and promoting energy efficient renovation solutions for cities and communities EU-wide. The projects EU-GUGLE, R2CITIES and ZenN, have now set out a roadmap for clustering a number of their activities to come. These include joint dissemination such as access to project workshops for members of the sister projects, web cross-linking, joint social media and events, exchange of best practices.
Post date: 24 Mar 2014