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9 Ways smart cities can use renewable resources

  Imagine a place where the streetlights automatically illuminate your path and turn off as you walk away, or where ghostly (...)

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REWARDHeat serious game: a fun and interactive way to learn more about DHC grids!

EU Horizon 2020 project “REWARDHeat”, which aims to demonstrate how to make a transition to a new generation of low-temperatu (...)

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Discover newsletter #11 of D2Grids project!

Just before winter, worries about heating in EU are all the more developed that natural gas and electricity prices are increa (...)

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Look back on the webinar: "Renewable electricity and innovative heating networks to decarbonise European cities!"

Wednesday, November 02, 2022, was held the webinar co-organised by Celsius Initiative and D2Grids, whose objective was to (...)

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The Green Real Estate: Beyond Net Zero

  The Green Real Estate is an annual event where the mission is to create an ecosystem for the development of green, smart (...)

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Clyde Gateway Welcomes Durham University’s GEMS Project

Clyde Gateway, member of the D2Grids project which aims to roll out 5th generation for heating and cooling grids through (...)

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Legislative proposal in the UK: an opportunity for the 5GDHC?

The United Kingdom is introducing an Energy Security Bill, setting up potential development areas for heat networks within (...)

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Discover the 5GDHC grid in Genk inaugurated in September!

In September 2022, the inauguration of two infrastructure projects from the research collaboration between CollecTHOR and (...)

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Collective self-consumption photovoltaics to supply the Paris-Saclay heating and cooling grid

The heating and cooling grid of the Paris-Saclay science and technology cluster, delivered in 2019, is one of the pilot sites (...)

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5th generation for heating and cooling grids integrate renewable electricity to boost the decarbonisation of European cities!

What is the future and potential for district heating grids in Europe? To make them more efficient, the D2Grids project is (...)

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Smart Cities for the energy transition

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay What are smart cities? How can they help towards implementing the energy transition and (...)

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Overview - Smart buildings and smart grids

The concepts of smart buildings and smart grids have gained momentum in publications and news concerning energy efficiency (...)

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Action Cluster meeting Sustainable Built Environment: The construction value chain responding to the climate and environmental challenges

The Action Clusters Sustainable Built Environment of the Smart Cities Marketplace welcome Smart City enthusiasts, AC members (...)

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Tampere’s IoT Platform Gaining Recognition as one of Finland’s Most Skilled Procurement of the Year

The procurement of Tampere’s IoT platform has been nominated as a finalist for this year’s most skilful procurement competiti (...)

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SMART-SPACE: Smart lightning system for North-Western European cities

The SMART SPACE project promotes the uptake of smart lighting in small/mid size municipalities. Learn more about the outcome (...)