EU-GUGLE cities contributing to smart and sustainable urban planning

  In November 2015, leaders of the EU-GUGLE pilot cities presented plans to make their cities more sustainable and energy efficient during the 1st International Conference on “Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions” in Bolzano, Italy, organised by the EURAC Institute for Renewable Energy. One year later, these presentations, and the discussions that […]

SAVE THE DATE – “Smart eco-buildings and social housing – A reality check!”– 27 April 2017 – Vienna

On 27 April 2017, experts from three Smart City projects will hold a joint workshop in Vienna to share results and experiences on smart and sustainable refurbishment solutions for apartment buildings, with a particular focus on social housing. The event will be the opportunity for decision-makers, researchers, professional stakeholders and experts from other Smart City […]

Milan demonstrates the benefits of energy-efficient refurbishment at Renovate Italy Day

On 14 November 2016, the city of Milan hosted the annual Renovate Italy Day. The objective of the event was to raise awareness among policy makers and citizens about the benefits of energy-efficient building refurbishment. The conference gathered over 110 participants including European, national and local policy-makers, representatives from environmental organisations as well as academic […]

EU-GUGLE solutions presented at the Ecoinnovation Forum of Cities and Regions in Poland

On the 8 November 2016, Bratislava’s pilot leader Roman Grunner presented the innovative renovation models developed in the framework of the EU-GUGLE project at the Forum of Cities and Regions. The conference was organised by Europa Kujaw i Pomorza Association and took place in Toruń, in Poland. During the conference, experts from associations, universities and […]

Renovate Europe Day outlines vision for a Nearly Zero Energy Building stock in EU

The Renovate Europe Campaign has used its annual conference, in Brussels on the 13th of October,  to highlight the many benefits of implementing an ambitious building renovation programme in Europe, showcasing some of the latest tools and initiatives which could help drive the renovation market. The campaign argues that building renovation is a win-win for […]