FP7 CITyFiED

All over Europe cities and towns strive to become climate smart. They revamp their energy districts, step-by-step, while looking across borders to learn from best practices.
Post date: 8 Jan 2015
Type: News

Citizens living in near-zero energy districts will make significant savings and benefit from an increased comfort in their homes
Post date: 7 Jan 2015
Type: News

Zero-energy districts are the only possible future for European cities, as costs associated with palliating the effects of climate change soar, but there are many challenges ahead
Post date: 7 Jan 2015
Type: News

Eleven cities which have become known as the CITyFiED City Cluster are urban areas that will frequently partake in all the new methods and discoveries that will come out of demo sites in Lund, Soma and Laguna and form a part of the CITyFiED project. Through virtual modelling, the cities will be first in line to see how the CITyFiED city district retrofitting approach could be applicable to their own cities and areas.
Post date: 30 Oct 2014
Type: News

The CITyFiED project’s first periodic meeting took place in Lund, Sweden this 24-26 September 2014. This medium-sized university town with a research-intensive industry is the location of one of three demonstration sites critical in the development of a replicable, systemic and integrated strategy for adapting European cities and urban ecosystems into the smart cities of the future.
Post date: 30 Oct 2014
Type: News

A project to demonstrate optimised energy systems for high performance energy cities has just commenced. CITyFiED is a 5-year endeavour, co-funded by the EU and led by Valladolid-based Fundación CARTIF. The consortium comprises 18 partners from Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Belgium and Germany.
Post date: 30 Apr 2014
Type: News

Three projects involving 15 municipalities have decided to join forces for greater leverage in sharing and promoting energy efficient renovation solutions for cities and communities EU-wide. The projects EU-GUGLE, R2CITIES and ZenN, have now set out a roadmap for clustering a number of their activities to come. These include joint dissemination such as access to project workshops for members of the sister projects, web cross-linking, joint social media and events, exchange of best practices.
Post date: 24 Mar 2014
Type: News