ATELIER at IEA EBC Annex 83 “Positive Energy Districts”

ATELIER at IEA EBC Annex 83 “Positive Energy Districts”

ATELIER project partners AUAS, DEUSTO, CARTIF and PSI shared their knowledge and experience on Positive Energy Districts in various conference papers submitted to the Sustainable Energy in Buildings (SEB-21) conference in September 2021. The aim of the International...
MSc Innovation Sciences students working on ATELIER

MSc Innovation Sciences students working on ATELIER

Together with Matthijs Kallenbach, Tjerk Scheepstra, Thomas van de Voort and Paul Roßteutscher, Nienke van Wees spent the last 10 weeks of the first year of the MSc Innovation Sciences at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) working on the Horizon 2020...
New ATELIER Story: Citizen Engagement

New ATELIER Story: Citizen Engagement

ATELIER Stories: From Us to You Get to know the local initiatives of Buiksloterham!  Amsterdam is one of the Lighthouse Cities of the ATELIER project. The city is transforming the formal industrial neighbourhood, Buiksloterham, into a low-carbon, smart Positive Energy...
Blog: Transitioning towards smarter lifestyles

Blog: Transitioning towards smarter lifestyles

As part of her work on citizen engagement within ATELIER, Beatriz Pineda Revilla from Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences investigates the impacts that a Positive Energy District (PED) has on the behaviour of new residents. How does moving to a smart home,...
Blog: Storage and smart grids: hype or future of energy systems?

Blog: Storage and smart grids: hype or future of energy systems?

“Storage” and “smart grids” have been buzzwords for quite some time but may be getting mainstream in Positive Energy District pilots like the ATELIER project. Storage comes in many forms and has several benefits. We have been familiar with the gas tank of a car, a...
Amsterdam ASRE visits ATELIER project area

Amsterdam ASRE visits ATELIER project area

On 23 June 2021, a guided tour was conducted around the activities of ATELIER in the Amsterdam Buiksloterham area and to a retrofit project in Reigersbos, another development area of Amsterdam. The audience consisted of a group of about 20 students of the Amsterdam...