01 Aug 2018

Citizen Engagement in Vitoria-Gasteiz - progress and status

"No people engaged - no project sucess" is the conclusion of Eukene Barrenetxea Larranaga, Head of H-Enea Living Lab, who was in charge of creating a citizen engagement strategy for the retrofitting package of the Lighthouse City Vitoria-Gasteiz.

01 Aug 2018

Stakeholder engagement in the Integrated Energy Planning phases

"Achieving a zero-carbon city is not only about replacing old technologies with new technologies - it is a radical transition. For instance, it not only involves the transition of the technical system but it involves new stakeholders, business models, resource types, planning procedures and more." Learn more about the Integrated Energy approch, the different phases and its stakeholders....

31 Jul 2018

Second SmartEnCity Network Bulletin published

The SmartEnCity Network has published it's second newsletter. Since June, the 'Bulletin" will appear on a monthly basis and provide information on smart energy transition of cities plus news from the network members. Potential Follower Cities as well as other interested people will receive tailor-made information, ready to be replicated.

24 Jul 2018

Smart Electric Buses for Vitoria-Gasteiz – Tender is now open

In June 2018, the City Council has launched a tender for the implementation of Smart Electric Buses (BEI = Bus Eléctrico Inteligente in Spanish) in Vitoria-Gasteiz. The development of this modern and innovative 100% electric transport system in the city has a budget of 44,691,341 Euros (VAT included) and will have a contribution of almost 400,000 Euros by SmartEnCity project to co-finance the charging infrastructure and vehicles.

03 Jul 2018

Kickoff Roadmap 2025 in Lighthouse City Sonderborg

Read the new SmartEnCity Network article about the kickoff meeting in Sonderborg in regards to their Roadmap 2025 where 76 stakeholders took part that were divided into 8 working groups divided by sectors.