Digital Communication System in Wuppertal
Digital communication in public space is vital component of the Smart City concept. The city of Wuppertal wanted to create a digital infrastructure as a new communication medium between city and citizens in public space.
Refurbishment of secondary schools and a public gym into zero-energy
[...] as a testbed for the use of new energy solutions. It is a pilot project testing climate friendly smart city solutions. The current energy performance of 104 kWh/m2 is reduced to 27 kWh/m2.
Webinar - The Integrated...
[...] 14:00h (CEST / UTC+2) Over the past few years a new trend has been spreading in Europe. The concept of smart cities has gained momentum in connection with the sustainable development of urban areas and, hence [...] best mix of innovative technical and non-technical solutions to accelerate their transformation into smart and more sustainable cities. An insight into the URM and how it can bring European cities forward [...] its Sustainable Urban Development Strategy was shaped by the URM. Finally, the webinar will shed light into how and why the URM could also be used by other cities interested in undergoing similar urban
Virtual energy advisor by Barcelona municipality
[...] as energy-efficient as the other tenants with similar profile. The platform works with data provided by the smart meter and other sources, such as weather forecast.advice on support schemes for on-site renewable energy
Energy efficient refurbishment of tertiary residential buildings in...
[...] is possible and users have enhanced control of heating, hot water and ventilation heat recovery in each building.
The new modern elevators are more effective and lighting fixtures in common spaces have been replaced with more efficient ones with motion control. In addition to this, PV-cells have been installed on the roof to provide renewable local energy for the building.
These smart [...] ” system to reduce hot water circulation losses
Water-saving tap water fixtures to reduce water consumption
Electricity saving measures -Low energy lighting fixtures for common spaces
Energy Retrofitting Through Public Procurement in Nottingham
Today, the retrofitting has been completed and tenants are now feeling the benefits. They now have a flat-rate cost for energy. The homes not only look smarter, they are smarter.
The pilot scheme revamped ten homes in Sneinton. The retrofitting involved a comprehensive makeover with new outside walls and windows, a solar roof and a smart heating system. The technology installed allows tenants to use energy in the most cost-effective way and draws on on-site energy sources. The interventions featured enhanced external lighting, skylights and wider windows to improve overall comfort
Energy Management for a group of Hospitals
[...] challenges were:
High energy consumption: high energy consumption due to 24hour operation (lighting, heating, air condition), wide usage of cooling and heating technologies, the consumption of a