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Poppies environmental permit approved

July 2020 turned out to be a good month for the development of Poppies in the Buiksloterham district. After several iterations with municipal departments, the environmental permit has been approved. This is an important milestone for the development of the Poppies...

Fellow City Budapest Activities

The Budapest team continuously works on the different assignments as part of ATELIER, including thematic experts to reach best possible results. The focus of the last few months was on the establishment of the city's Smart City Planning Group. Moreover, 10.000...

Fellow City Krakow Activities

Despite the COVID-19 situation, a lot has happened in our Fellow City Krakow during the last six months! As part of ATELIER, they created thier own Smart City Planning Group, consisting of sectors coordinators, managers and experts. The Krakow partners alos had...

Monitoring and evaluation: why is it important?

All Smart City projects need tomonitor and evaluate their activities. But what do they actually mean with this? With this article, we will explain what monitoring and evaluation means and why those are crucial in a project, as well as illustrate some related...

Schoonschip Energy Management System (EMS) delivered

In Amsterdam, the Schoonschip inhabitants of the 46 floating dwellings all share one electricity connection with the shore. Their local electricity (micro)grid contains, apart from the electrical installations found in any dwelling, heat pumps for the climatisation...

Lighthouse City Bilbao Activities

During the past six months, a number of activities have been going on in ATELIER's Lighthouse City Bilbao: The Bilbao partners have conducted an analysis of a geothermal network for the recovery of waste heat from transformation centers of Zorrotzaurre island to...

ATELIER newsletter coming up

The second ATELIER newsletter is coming up at the end of October. If you are interested in learning more about the project progress of ATELIER as well as our cities' diverse activities, make sure to sign up via https://smartcity-atelier.eu/#newsletter The ATELIER...

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First Amsterdam Innovation Atelier session well visited

Thursday September 10th, the first Amsterdam Innovation Atelier was organised and well visited by ATELIER partners as well as external experts, to collaboratively discuss ideas, suggestions and various perspectives on the renewable energy production required to...

New articles on energy transition and PEDs (in Dutch)

Our ATELIER project partner Waag, responsible for citizen engagement within the project, has published two new articles (in Dutch) about challenges to the creation of energy-positive neighbourhoods and about the energy transition and how it can succeed locally and...