The main goal achieved by Lecce Municipality during SmartEnCity project is the development of both, the Integrated Energy Plan (IEP) and the City Action Plan (Roadmaps). The documents have been generated thanks to the joint work of a dedicated taskforce formed by several representatives of Public Works and Energy Policy Department of Lecce Municipality and RINA Consulting S.p.A., as Lecce main consultant during the project.
What has Lighthouse City Sonderborg achieved during the past six and a half years of project duration? What are the main outcomes in the framework of SmartEnCity project and what has been initiated through Sonderborg's involvement in the project? Read this article and follow the exeptional journey towards zero carbon emissions of Lighthouse City Sonderborg
On 5 May, Municipality representants from eight Spanish cities met in Vitoria-Gasteiz to learn about the city's strategic approach to climate neutrality and decarbonisation.
Congratulations to our three Lighthouse Cities for being chosen to be part of the EU Mission "100 Climate-Neutral and Smart Cities" and as well to the six selected SmartEnCity Network member cities!
On 22 April 2022, the Estonian SmartEnCity Network, or the Estonian Smart Cities Club, met for the 8th time in Paide, Estonia. After a long pandemic, the Club was able to meet again in person, for which the Central Estonian city of Paide was chosen.
The final Italian SmartEnCity Network event has taken place in Lecce on 27 April in both formats - virtual and in-presence. The event with the title “The role of the Public Administrations in the energy transition process: Integrated Energy Planning, SECAP and Energy Communities”, was organised in collaboration with the Engineers’ and Architects’ associations of Lecce Province, with the patronage of the Apulia Region - Economic Development Department, opened up to the Cities of the SmartEnCity Italian Network and to all interested local stakeholders.
It is the result of almost seven years of joint efforts and it comprises the outcomes of SmartEnCity project in an interactive and joyful way. Explore our SmartEnKIT and start your zero emission journey.
On 9 March 2022, as part of the CEESEU project bootcamp, 40 European experts and municipality representatives visited SmartEnCity Lighthouse City Tartu. The participants came from Germany, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Romania, Hungary, Poland, and Austria to learn from Tartu's experience in developing its Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan (SECAP).
The Intelligent Electric Bus started operating on 1 March with hardly any incidents. The new sustainable mobility service of Vitoria-Gasteiz started up with a fleet of six 100% electric buses with cutting edge technology that will improve the times and efficiency of the TUVISA peripheral line. In this start-up phase, the BEI fleet will be completed with conventional buses.
This Bulletin is inviting you to come to Lighthouse City Vitoria-Gasteiz to join the SmartEnCity Final Conference, telling about the success of Vitoria-Gasteiz which was appreciated by an award for the deployment of SmartEnCity project activities, Sonderborg's masterplan2029 and the Danish Network Energibyerne as a good example for replication.