NEWS

Publication in Journal of Cleaner Production
Monday, January 21, 2019 - 16:57

The SURECITY project consortium has published a paper entitled "Sustainable and Resource Efficient Cities Platform – SURECITY holistic simulation and optimization for smart cities" in the Journal of Cleaner Production.

The paper presents the design and development of the innovative SURECITY platform which aims to overcome existing gaps to support cities to achieve their mid-to-long term sustainability targets.

You can check out the paper by clicking the following link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652619300812

SURECITY at JPI Urban Europe Workshop
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 15:12

The SURECITY project was presented in the JPI Urban Europe Workshop “Bridging the gap between research and practice: how to more successfully involve entrepreneurs in the implementation process?” that took place on the 11th-12th of September in Cascais and Lisbon.

In the first day, the participants visited several site visits in Cascais in order to get a first-hand insight into operational innovative projects in urban transition. The actual workshop took place on the second day in Lisbon, where enterprises were asked to give a pitch about their contribution to sustainable urbanisation and then to participate in group works to identify and discuss the needs, main players and tools for sustainable urbanisation.

In their pitch, 3drivers, member of the SURECITY consortium, presented the project to the participants, focusing on its goals and potential contributions to sustainable and resource efficient cities. The workshop was a great opportunity to share knowledge and experience with enterprises and other entities in the field of sustainable urbanisation which allowed 3drivers to gain new insights that will be useful in the exploitation of the SURECITY platform...

JPI Urban Europe Workshop | Lisbon
SURECITY in the Local Climate Stakeholder’s Platform for Almada
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 12:25

The municipality of Almada and the Energy Municipal Agency of Almada (AGENEAL) organized an international meeting on the 4th of July to discuss and present the Local Climate Stakeholder’s Platform for Almada (Plataforma Local Almada Clima – PLAC).
The opportunity was taken by AGENEAL to promote the SURECITY project and its goals and to discuss the potential role of the platform in evaluating scenarios for the future and supporting the roadmap to a clean energy transition in Almada.
This meeting was organized under the European project INTENSIFY – More Carbon Reduction through Intense Community Engagement, cofinanced by the Interreg Europe programme.

International Meeting INTENSIFY | PLAC