REMOURBAN and fellow projects in Brussels for a series of smart cities workshops
Press releases 2/15/2018 REMOURBAN and fellow projects in Brussels for a series of smart cities workshops

On 26 January 2018 representatives of 40 cities sat around the table at the Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) with industry representatives and experts to ensure that the €263.84 million invested by the Commission through the Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities programme generates returns.

Oxford delegation meets counterparts in Nottingham to discuss scaling up demand in green measures
Press releases 2/13/2018 Oxford delegation meets counterparts in Nottingham to discuss scaling up demand in green measures

In early December, a delegation from Oxford City Council travelled to Nottingham to see for themselves how REMOURBAN has been helping it become Britain’s most energy self-sufficient city.

The City for Tomorrow
News 2/12/2018 The City for Tomorrow

On February 16, 2005, the Kyoto Protocol entered into force. The first global agreement of history to reduce carbon dioxide emissions was based on the scientific consensus that climate change is occurring. Thirteen years later, how do we stand now given the recent developments?

Smart energy starts at home in Nottingham
News 1/18/2018 Smart energy starts at home in Nottingham

In 2015, Nottingham received £5 million of EU Horizon 2020 research funding as one of five lighthouse cities for the Remourban project, to tackle sustainability issues around transport, energy, and ICT

Ultra-low energy homes finalist for UK Housing Award
Press releases 1/15/2018 Ultra-low energy homes finalist for UK Housing Award

Nottingham City Homes has been announced as finalist for the UK Housing Awards in the innovation category for their pioneering approach to finding solutions for Britain’s older and energy inefficient housing stock. These awards run by the Chartered Institute of Housing and Inside Housing, showcase the very best the housing sector has to offer.

District heating: has its time come?
News 12/21/2017 District heating: has its time come?

Due to its reliance on renewable energy sources, district heating is becoming a preferred energy saving solution. One of the biggest challenges, however, is convincing homeowners of the long-term value of retrofitting buildings to accommodate the smart solution

“Smart transformation of urban areas through integrated actions in energy, mobility and ICTs”: the REMOURBAN approach presented at Atut 2017 in Oulu, Finland
Press releases 12/20/2017 “Smart transformation of urban areas through integrated actions in energy, mobility and ICTs”: the REMOURBAN approach presented at Atut 2017 in Oulu, Finland

The Annual Symposium of Architectural Research 2017 (Atut 2017) was held on November 29th – December 2nd, 2017 in Oulu, Finland. This symposium is organised on an annual basis by the Finnish schools of architecture together with the Finnish Association of Architects SAFA.

Cities: How smart strategies can turn into effective action plans
News 12/18/2017 Cities: How smart strategies can turn into effective action plans

Smart innovations are years in the making and require long-term vision. Changes in government and citizens’ sensibilities can halt or alter strategies. So how can they survive to create lasting change?

EU Clean energy package: more chance for “energy citizens”?
News 12/11/2017 EU Clean energy package: more chance for “energy citizens”?

The European Commission stresses the importance of a major “energy democracy” to boost renewables. A process that could also pave the way for alternative finance such as crowdfunding

Nottingham awarded as the UK most energy self sufficient city
Press releases 12/1/2017 Nottingham awarded as the UK most energy self sufficient city

Regen Green Energy Awards has just nominated REMOURBAN Lighthouse city of Nottingham as the leading UK city in the city transformation process towards cleaner, smarter and more energy efficient cities.

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This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 646511