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Florence: Renaissance and smart future
The Italian city has recently become a model smart city by implementing a broad plan ranging from urban development to mobility and new tourism management
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District heating 2.0
In the EU, the main use of energy by households is for heating their homes, and is therefore highly contributing to greenhouse gas emissions. District heating has proven to be a convenient and sustainable way to recov...
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When circular buildings go on air
A podcast featuring the European project HOUSEFUL and its commitment to make buildings more sustainable has been released
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New Procurement Mindset Emerges as an Inner-city Neighbourhood...
A UK council housing estate with a high density of fuel poverty has benefited from an energy makeover which bundles technology, aesthetics and a novel approach to public procurement.
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Key ingredients for a smart urban district
Smart city expert Ali Vasallo Belver shares the lesson learnt from an innovative integrated retrofitting strategy across Europe
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Fast-tracking smart city solutions using hackathons
One team was chosen during the Junction hackathon event that was held from 23rd to 25th of November 2018 in Espoo (Finland) to collaborate with the STARDUST partners in Tampere
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A City’s Mission to turn itself into an Urban Laboratory
On December 11, 2018, Smart Iruña Lab program selected 6 technological proposals that will be developed under the Smart City strategy of Pamplona
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Waste heat from power plants hits home
District heating systems that use industrial waste are increasingly common, which helps the transition to a circular economy.
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The road to 2024 - a CECE manifesto for the EU legislative ter...
The road to 2024 - a CECE manifesto for the EU legislative term the european construction equipment sector
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On the road towards liveable cities
On November 29, 2018, the representatives of STARDUST’s Lighthouse City of Trento organised their 1st Stakeholder Workshop on how to tailor technical solutions electric mobility, according to the local needs
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REMOURBAN continues to be firmly among global smart city commu...
A REMOURBAN team joined other pioneering projects in Barcelona for this year's edition of Smart City Expo World Congress on 13-15 November.
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Useful Steam - Heat Recovery
While the United Nations Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC) takes place from the 2nd to the 14th of December 2018 in Katowice, Poland, we have been investigating how district heating can contribute to the reduction of...
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Mix and Move in Trento
From the 16th to the 22nd of September, the local authorities from the city of Trento celebrated alongside other cities the European Mobility Week under the theme of multimodality.
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When citizen engagement makes the difference
Involving citizens is the biggest challenge to finalise large-scale energy efficiency works in neighbourhoods. An emblematic story comes from Valladolid, Spain, where “no, we can’t” has become “yes, we can”
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STARDUST is Smart with a Heart
The STARDUST project participated in the 4th Nordic Edge Expo & Conference held in Stavanger, Norway, from September 25 to 27
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2018 Global Status Report - Towards a zero-emission, efficient...
2018 Global Status Report - Towards a zero-emission, efficient and resilient buildings and construction sector
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Closing the Gap between Projects and People
An immersive and interactive workshop at the Nordic Edge conference late September shone the spotlight on how European project teams can get their message across to citizens.
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Urban GreenUP at the World Forum on urban forests in Mantua
URBAN GreenUP will play an active role in the event taking place from the 28th of November to the 1st of December 2018 in Italy
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Making co-owned buildings energy efficient: a EU lab in Rome
Italy may be emblematic in the energy rehabilitation of buildings because of its red tape and ever-changing tax incentives
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URBAN GreenUP in Cities Alive
A contribution from Mersey Forest, member of the URBAN GreenUP Consortium, has been included in the report Cities Alive: Water for People
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Putting citizens at the core of more liveable cities
People’s central role for developing sustainable cities was discussed at the BY&FORCITIZENS conference in Valladolid from the 20th to the 21st of September 2018
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Night at Museum with STARDUST
The STARDUST partners from Trento participated at the local Museum of Science for the 2018 European Researchers’ Night by demonstrating the science behind smart cities
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Introducing a more sustainable way of life through Gaming
The STARDUST’s Gaming Tool challenge was held during Pamplona a hackathon within “Navarra LAN Party”
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Renovating buildings to save energy
Photo-reporting from what used to be a run-down district in Valladolid, Spain, that has now become a model of sustainable living in cities
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BY&FORCITIZENS Conference: Citizens to play key role in making...
Across Europe citizens are being put centre stage in efforts to move towards a more sustainable and liveable built environment. How are EU-funded projects embracing this citizen engagement as they innovate?
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Recycled construction waste: building a more sustainable future
The European construction industry is working towards producing high-quality materials from recycled waste, enhancing the sector’s sustainability and reducing its environmental impact
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The State of the European Union: the View of Regions and Citie...
The State of the European Union: the View of Regions and Cities - October 2018
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Reflecting On Europe How Europe Is Perceived By People In Regi...
Reflecting On Europe How Europe Is Perceived By People In Regions And Cities
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STARDUST Meets the Dragon
STARDUST’s City of Tampere was acknowledged during the Smart City Expo China 2018 for its goal to build a smart and sustainable future for its citizens
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Tackling the barriers that keep nature off the cities
The URBAN GreenUP analysis on obstacles hampering the implementation of Nature-Based Solutions and the related countermeasures is now available
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Reflecting on the future of the European Union - The view fro...
Reflecting on the future of the European Union - The view from local and regional authorities
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Dresden establishes a network of 76 mobility hubs from this au...
Users can quickly switch between bicycle, car sharing, electric car and public transport.
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Big boilers from Reick
Trial operation has begun for the latest heat towers of the storage tanks at Reick power station. The Technical University of Dresden monitors the effectiveness of the district heating system.
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Have your say on circular houses
An online survey collects inputs on how to best introduce circularity in the housing sector
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REMOURBAN at EIP SCC General Assembly in Sofia: Smart City Tec...
REMOURBAN project partner, Matthieu Grosjean from Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum (SEZ), delivered the latest project insights to the 100 delegates attending the first plenary session at the EIP SCC Marketplace General Assem...
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Transforming Academic Research into more tangible actions for ...
Three research institutions from the STARDUST consortium shared their insights with a network of Spanish universities as to how Smart Cities can act as exemplary figures for replication to their regions
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The URBAN GreenUP catalogue of Nature-Based solutions is now p...
The document provides a detailed description of the green urban interventions implemented by the project
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Hacking into the City’s Infrastructure for a Brighter Future
Disruptive ideas on Smart City Solutions were showcased in Tampere’s industrial Hackathon innovation challenge
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CITyFiED enters into its last year: it’s time to show the re...
At the end of May the consortium came together in Lund, Sweden, to catch up on the latest developments, align on the status of the project and pinpoint future actions.
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