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"Ask, Learn & Share" - September Edition

02 October 2018

The September edition of our monthly SCIS newsletter "Ask, Learn & Share" is out now! Go check it out directly at our newsletter section

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New Video: OptEEmAL - Optimised Energy Efficient Design Platform for Refurbishment at District Level

01 October 2018

The project OptEEmAL has released a new video to describe what their platform is about:

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OptEEmAL, a project funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, will develop an Optimised Energy Efficient Design Platform able to design energy efficient retrofitting projects that are based on different energy conservation measures to improve the behaviour of a district. The tool will reduce time...

EU Renovation Hub

18 September 2018

Platform for energy-efficient building technologies and business models launched

The EU-funded project STUNNING has launched a virtual knowledge sharing platform, which allows stakeholders to share experiences and exchange on successful renovation technologies and promote underlying business models

The EU-funded Horizon 2020 project STUNNING has launched its “Renovation Hub” (, an interactive online platform...

Launch of the NEWBITS Network Platform

10 September 2018

Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) have a great potential for making passenger and freight transport greener and more efficient. Nevertheless, the introduction of ITS applications to the market remains a major challenge. Collaboration of different stakeholders is thereby key for success.

The H2020 project NEWBITS (New Business Models for ITS) has now launched the NEWBITS Network Platform (NNP) under to address these issues.


Call for Papers: 6th International Women4Energy Conference on “Energy in Smart Cities”

28 August 2018

The Women4Energy Conference 2018 invites female energy experts to present their research results and technology solutions as well as business ideas in the field of “Energy in Smart Cities” in one of the afternoon sessions of the upcoming conference.

The sessions will focus on the following three thematic fields:

  • “Sustainable Energy Production”
  • “Energy Efficient Buildings in smart cities – New Trends”
  • “Urban Energy Solutions”.

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Ask, Learn & Share - SCIS Newsletter July 2018

07 August 2018

The latest edition of the SCIS newsletter "Ask, Learn & Share" is out now. Click here to read what we (and Europe's Smart Cities) have been up to the last couple of weeks - despite the latest heat wave and summer vacation time. For example, find out about our storyteller Arthur Lankester's adventures on his Changing Gears Expedition and be informed about...

New episode of SCIS Podcast out now

06 August 2018

The third episode of the SCIS Podcast "Urban Reverb" is out now!

On a monthly basis, Anthony Colclough from EUROCITIES is informing you about different smart city related topics. In "Urban Reverb", he is interviewing people who are either directly involved in smart city projects (such as politicians and engineers) or who are somehow affected by the outcomes of innovative and smart solutions (such as tenants).

If you want to hear about the importance of behaviour change...

Apply for call of the Covenant twinning programme

24 July 2018

The call for a new edition of the twinning programme of the European Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy is now open. Apply now!

The Covenant twinning programme offers cities, regions and provinces across Europe the opportunity to take part in twinning exchanges that aim to increase local authorities’ capacity and knowledge to mitigate and adapt to climate change.

The programme is open to:

● All Covenant of Mayors...

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10 July 2018

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