News

12 Apr 2019

Social innovation through smart citizens in Tartu

On 8th April, more than residents of 20 smart houses and other interested people gathered in the SPARK Demo center in Tartu to learn more about the pros and cons of living in a smart hrushchyovka apartment building, or smartovka. The smart citizen training program comprises a five-lecture series and aims to educate the residents of smartovkas on various topics like household expenses, the smart home system, city-wide smart solutions etc.

01 Apr 2019

SmartEnCity Network Bulletin - March edition

This month the Network Bulletin is explaining how a city can become a Smart City following the experiences and lessons learned from the SmartEnCity project and its Lighthouse Cities.

28 Feb 2019

SmartEnCity Network Bulletin - February edition

This month, the SmartEnCity Network Bulletin is focused on the Integrated Energy Plan (IEP) of Sonderborg also referred to as the Roadmap2025. The main points of the IEP are summarised, followed by a link to the full version of the document.

06 Feb 2019

First retrofitting works completed in demo district Coronación

With the beginning of the New Year the final appearance of the first retrofitted façade has come to light. After several months of hard work, citizens can finally have a look at the results of the retrofitting works on the early adopter’s building in Eulogio Serdán Street.

06 Feb 2019

Sonderborg's Roadmap2025

Lighthouse City Sonderborg has put its way to zero carbon into writing; on 33 pages and in colour, the Roadmap2025 is describing Sonderborg’s challenging journey.

05 Feb 2019

SmartEnCity Network Bulletin - January edition

Find out about the Integrated Energy Planning progress of Tartu. Learn about the Good Practice Label that was awarded to Rome, Sonderborg's success story video and much more.

05 Feb 2019

SmartEnCity was part of the sTARTUp Day 2019 in Tartu

The annual sTARTUp Day business festival took place from 29th to 31st January in Tartu, Estonia. The festival is offering a floor to new businesses, innovative and new technologies, to share startup success stories and lessons learned. The two-day stage program hosted several pitching competitions, hands-on seminars with professionals and a large expo area where companies had the opportunity to present their latest innovations. The event had nearly 4000 visitors from 65 different countries and hosted more than 1400 matchmaking meetings.