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Tackling counterfeiting and piracy across the EU – the impa...
Press Release
December 13, 2017
ICWE GmbH
Intensive cooperation and coordination between enforcement authorities at EU level has led to the seizure of millions of fake and possibly harmful products and has helped to take down several transnational criminal networks.
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Lighthouses at Barcelona – Remourban and fellow Lighthouse p...
Press Release
December 13, 2017
youris.com GEIE
Empower cities. Empower people. That was the battle cry at this year’s Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) that took place between 13-15 November in Barcelona’s Gran Via.
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Repairing the brain
Press Release
December 12, 2017
youris.com GEIE
European scientists are studying a new generation of neuro-prostheses. The target patients are people with motor disabilities due to brain injuries, such as stroke
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Accelerating sustainable urban renovation: a pathway for success
Press Release
December 4, 2017
youris.com GEIE
CITyFiED Methodology is an integrated approach divided into seven phases, ranging from initial citywide diagnosis to final evaluation of the renovation. It includes an indicators tool and guidelines to support decision-making process.
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Lighthouse Projects lead the way to a smarter Europe at Smart ...
Press Release
December 4, 2017
youris.com GEIE
Twelve smart city projects covering almost 60 cities across Europe came together at the 7th Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) in Barcelona from 14-16 November - the biggest edition to date –to show how cities are leading the way in driving sus...
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The new Lighthouse Project MAtchUP kicks-off in Valencia
Press Release
December 4, 2017
iCube Programme
Three new Lighthouse cities and Four Follower cities enriching the European smart city landscape
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Starting the R2CITIES home run
Press Release
November 24, 2017
youris.com GEIE
In late October, the R2CITIES team met in Kartal, Turkey, for its second-to-last project meeting. As we look ahead to the final months of the project, our attention is on the monitoring of the works. This will allow us to build a picture of the energ...
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Make your life easier: a simple framework for selecting distri...
Press Release
November 23, 2017
youris.com GEIE
CITyFiED has developed a way to assess and select energy efficient measures for buildings to be included in existing or new district renovation strategies. The replication framework outlines energy costs and calculations plus interviews and workshops...
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Exploring the Northern Lights – Remourban goes to Denmark fo...
Press Release
November 23, 2017
youris.com GEIE
You probably don’t know where Sonderborg is exactly, although by the look of the name you would situate it somewhere in Scandinavia. Remourban project coordinator Miguel García knows exactly where this Light house town lies as he took part in the ...
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Best Paths discusses the future of the European energy grid
Press Release
November 23, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The workshop on “Innovating grid technologies for sustainable energy”, held on 22nd November in Madrid, gave an overview of the future of the European power grid.
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OEB Global: Experts Warn Learning Providers about Data Regulation
Press Release
November 23, 2017
ICWE GmbH
International experts on data security and privacy in education are warning that the education sector may not be ready for the imminent implementation of the EU’s new law on data protection, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
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Helping to “empower smart solutions for smart cities” - Re...
Press Release
November 22, 2017
youris.com GEIE
In early October four REMOURBAN partners headed off to Budapest, Hungary, for the SCIS conference to meet with other Lighthouse and Smart Cities projects and help drive a smart and sustainable vision for Europe.
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OEB GLOBAL: Experts to debate the effect of social media on s...
Press Release
November 20, 2017
ICWE GmbH
As concern grows about the effects of social media and the Internet on young people, a panel of experts will discuss whether education institutions should do more to try to persuade students to get offline and get out more.
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Disruptive innovation delivering industrial solutions that mak...
Press Release
November 9, 2017
youris.com GEIE
With a strong dedication to supporting and funding applied MSc and PhD research, Mir Technology Holding has more than 100 commercialised patents and a unique production know how helping CITyFiED district heating solutions.
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XV International Conference “Black Sea Grain-2018” – Ear...
Press Release
November 7, 2017
UkrAgroConsult, Consulting agency
UkrAgroConsult is glad to inform that Early Bird registration for the Anniversary XV International Conference “Black Sea Grain-2018: Moving Up the Value Chain” has started.The conference will take place on April 18-19, 2018 in InterContinental ...
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Efficient, Cheap and Green
Press Release
October 30, 2017
youris.com GEIE
Reducing CO2 emissions is not only about adapting new technologies, but ensuring that these technologies are also being accepted by the public.
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Discovering short food supply chains good practices in urban a...
Press Release
October 30, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The Short Supply Chain Knowledge and Innovation Network, SKIN, is where good practices and local stories of innovation in the short food chains domain are. This is the place where food plays an essential role in bringing producers and society values ...
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Stealing from the sun: doubling the efficiency of solar energy...
Press Release
October 30, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The dream of highly efficient solar conversion to meet the world's growing energy demands is a step closer
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Christoph Leitl elected new President of EUROCHAMBRES
Press Release
October 30, 2017
EUROCHAMBRES
His term will begin on 1 January 2018, succeeding Richard Weber (Germany), who was appointed EUROCHAMBRES’ Honorary Chairman.
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STARDUST PROJECT - Holistic and Integrated Urban Model for Sma...
Press Release
October 20, 2017
iCube Programme
From October 10 to 11, Fundación Cener-Ciemat together with the city of Pamplona hosted the kick off meeting of the STARDUST project. In this lighthouse project the cities of Pamplona (Spain), Tampere (Finland), and Trento (Italy) will collaborate w...
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BestRES and IndustRE workshop “Enabling PV integration by de...
Press Release
October 18, 2017
youris.com GEIE
On the occasion of the EU PVSEC, the European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, the BestRES and IndustRE Consortia organised the workshop “Enabling PV integration by delivering flexibility to the energy market” (Amsterdam, The Netherland...
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Top tech not enough for district renovation success!
Press Release
October 16, 2017
youris.com GEIE
First in a series of three “Info Packs” from CITyFiED designed to unlock valuable insights and knowledge from the project tackles overcoming non-technological barriers in energy efficient renovation at district level. Additional new insights and ...
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Commonwealth Spectrum Management Forum’17
Press Release
October 11, 2017
Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisa...
Commonwealth Spectrum Management Forum’17: the allocation and utilisation of spectrum for basic broadband access and IoT
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REMOURBAN and Lighthouse cities at the “100% Climate Neutral...
Press Release
October 5, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The Climate Conference in Sønderborg (Denmark) is a biannual appointment for representative from municipalities, industry and academia to enter a dialogue about the best solutions to reach their climate goals at city, regional and national levels.
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How to find new projects and build an investor base as a newly...
Press Release
October 4, 2017
youris.com GEIE
Newly launched crowdfunding platforms for renewable energy projects often face the challenge to find projects that are suitable for their platform. A clear identification of the platform’s clients is crucial, be it renewable energy project develope...
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Torrelago reaches prestigeous district heating award finals
Press Release
October 4, 2017
youris.com GEIE
CITyFiED’s Spanish demonstration site has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Global District Energy Climate Awards - with winners due to be announced at an international conference 24-25 October in Doha, Qatar.
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Touch the tangible and discover energy efficiency excellence i...
Press Release
September 26, 2017
youris.com GEIE
City members and consortium experts set to discover pioneering Ludwigshafen and neighbouring Mannheim 30 November – 1 December 2017
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Allthings.Bio presents it first slideshow about bio-based prod...
Press Release
September 8, 2017
youris.com GEIE
What are bio-based products? From which source materials do they derive from? Nowadays products like shoes, clothes, plastic toys, compostable plastic bags, paints and many others can be produced from renewable raw materials like wood, corn, straw, v...
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Advancing knowledge in deep retrofit – Remo team attends Sus...
Press Release
September 6, 2017
youris.com GEIE
If we are to heed to the message from a WSB2014 report stating “It is impossible to reach desirable climate change scenarios with the current building sector”, then retrofitting must sit squarely on the agenda. But what does it really take to uph...
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Only 3 weeks left to register to the European Workshop Enablin...
Press Release
September 6, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The BestRES & IndustRE Consortia are pleased to welcome you to the European workshop to be held in room G104 (1st floor) at the RAI Convention & Exhibition Centre - Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 26th September 2017
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Growing interest in CITyFiED’s holistic methodology for dist...
Press Release
August 8, 2017
youris.com GEIE
A more confident approach to mass-market deployment and replicability of district-scale energy efficient retrofitting is gaining traction across Europe.
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Shaping our future: the radical technologies of tomorrow
Press Release
August 8, 2017
youris.com GEIE
From green cities to robots, from new materials to cancer therapies, ‘Future and Emerging Technologies’ could revolutionise the way we live and work
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European visionary thinking and scientific excellence: how wil...
Press Release
July 31, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The FETFX website - developed under the FET-Open funded project EFFECT - is designed to bring easy-to-digest contents and stories on Future and Emerging Technologies.
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Taking iMETland across the world
Press Release
July 26, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The iMETland wastewater treatment device is now set to be constructed worldwide. Navigating red tape and the regulatory landscape hasn’t always been straightforward, especially in Argentina and Denmark. We’ve also had to deal with some technical ...
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Give and take: REMOURBAN at the EU Sustainable Energy Week
Press Release
July 26, 2017
youris.com GEIE
As part of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), REMOURBAN’s Miguel García Fuentes (CARTIF) and Philip James (Nottingham City Homes) joined two discussion events in Brussels about smart cities.
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Less than 5% of FP7 bioeconomy projects are ready to enter the...
Press Release
June 28, 2017
youris.com GEIE
An analysis by the Horizon 2020 ProBIO project has found that less than 5% of bioeconomy projects funded by the EU’s 7th Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (FP7) have results with the potential to be introduced to market.
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Towards zero-energy cities
Press Release
June 8, 2017
youris.com GEIE
R2CITIES - 2 webinars to sidestep the pitfalls of residential district retrofitting - Monday 19 June
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URBAN GreenUP – New Strategy for Re-naturing Cities through ...
Press Release
June 8, 2017
youris.com GEIE
The URBAN GreenUP project aims to contribute to the mitigation of climate change risks in cities, increase the resilience to climate change effects and improve air quality.
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Crowdfunding boosts green power
Press Release
June 7, 2017
youris.com GEIE
King’s Lodge, in the English county of Wiltshire, has 96 solar panels producing around 20,000 kilowatt hours of electricity a year. The school is one of 19 in the UK that joined a project which attracted 770-thousand-euros of crowdfunding
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European ‘Energy Days’ kick started in Lund, Sweden
Press Release
May 31, 2017
youris.com GEIE
An early start to celebrating the European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) ‘energy days’ began in Lund, Sweden, with an open invitation for politicians, municipal officials, researchers and more to discuss sustainable district renewal.
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Vietnam: HortEx officially launched with first meeting in Ho C...
Press Release
May 30, 2017
Nova Exhibitions BV
Leading up to the first edition of the all-new horticulture exhibition HortEx Vietnam, show organizers Veas Co. Ltd. from Vietnam and Nova Exhibitions B.V. from The Netherlands are organizing a number of kick-off meetings in Vietnam this week. This a...
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