One of the objective of City-zen is to disseminate the tools and the knowledge gained throught the project.

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Urban  energy transition methodology

With the City-zen project, an Energy Master Plan for a city can be made with a roadmap existing of several energy interventions and measures, both at the technical and strategic level and put on a timeline. More info


City-zen demonstration projects’ crucial role in pushing new regulatory frameworks

A research on legal and financial barriers faced in innovative energy projects. More info

City-zen’s All-Electric Track: increasing knowledge and building a network across social housing corporations in Amsterdam

A report about the approach, results and learnings of the All-Electric track. The insights of this report can be highly applicable for social housing corporations in the Netherlands, Europe, municipalities or any other group of companies working on all-electric. More info


  • The Project

    A city operating entirely on clean energy. In theory, it's possible. But in real life? How to integrate new solutions in existing buildings, systems and people's lives? What are the technical, economic or social barriers? And how to overcome these? That's what we've learned by doing in 20 projects in Grenoble and Amsterdam.

  • Our Activities

  • Achieved Impacts

    • 20 innovations in Grenoble & Amsterdam
    • 35,000 tonnes CO2 saved per year
    • 76,000 m² renovated residential buildings
    • 10,000 dwellings connected to a Smart Grid