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    City-zen field trip in Vienna

    October 20, 2016

    On 3-5 october 2016, we organised, with our partner Energy Cities, a field trip in Vienna to know more about the city strategy on retrofitting, citizens empowerment and district heating. Vienna, one of the most livable cities, draws its future in a smart city framework to carry on ensuring quality of life through innovation. These […]

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    2nd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating

    October 6, 2016

    On 27-28 September 2016, the 4DH Research Centre hosted its 2nd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating. This year, the Conference took place in Aalborg, Denmark. Researchers and experts from industry and businesses were invited to contribute to further enhancing the knowledge of 4th Generation District Heating and Smart Energy […]

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    Heat meets Power

    August 30, 2016

    June 9 2016, DNV GL and Warmtenetwerk organized a knowledge exchange seminar with support from City-zen on the hot topic of Heat meets Power. More and more it is recognized that (sustainable) electricity and heat infrastructures could be mutually interesting in stabilization of grids and in optimizing the business case for renewables. About 50 people […]

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  • The Project

    Aims to develop and demonstrate Zero Energy Cities with a centrale role for citizens. 23 partners are working together to achieve a future-proof grid, innovative heat and cold solutions and energy efficient buildings.

  • Our Activities

  • Expected Impacts

    • 22 innovations in Grenoble & Amsterdam
    • 59,000 tonnes per year CO2 savings
    • 90,000 m² renovated residential buildings
    • 10,000 connected dwellings with a Smart Grid