The 1st SmartEnCity Newsletter is available, informing about the SmartEnCity project and its vision of bringing medium-sized cities across Europe towards Smart Zero CO2 Cities.
Progress in the Lighthouse city Vitoria-Gasteiz – 6 months of diverse activities for getting the project into action
During the first six months of the SmartEnCity Lighthouse project in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the activities focused mainly on the preparation of the following project implementation.
During the project’s first six months, the Sonderborg Lighthouse city has gotten off to a good start.
During a first workshop in Tartu, the project has now launched its network of associated cities.
On 27th May 2016 project partner Fortum opened the Baltics’ first district cooling plant in Tartu. Partially financed by the SmartEnCity project, the plant is also equipped with solar panels and a heat pump.
The SmartEnCity project started in February 2016. During the next 5-and-a-half years, the project consortium will join efforts to make Smart Zero Carbon Cities a reality in Europe – starting with Vitoria-Gasteiz, Tartu and Sonderborg.