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Sustainable energy Positive & zero cARbon CommunitieS

Project Details

Project date: 
October, 2019 to September, 2024
Contact Person: 
Francesco Reda
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Budget Information

EU contribution: 
Total cost : 

Pilot Cities

  1. Espoo
  2. Leipzig

SPARCS demonstrates and validates technically and socioeconomically viable and replicable, innovative solutions for rolling out smart, integrated positive energy systems for the transition to a citizen centred zero carbon & resource efficient economy.

Demonstration Sites

SPARCs’s overall objective is to achieve citizens’ inclusive freecarbon urban community by integrating the following key factors:

  • technologies for energy positivity in buildings and districts, citizen
  • engagement, city planning and governance, flexible grid management
  • and energy storage and; e-mobility as an energy system element.