Paris public lighting
Paris - France

Paris public lighting

Paris public lighting (345,000 light sources, including signage, street and park lighting, illuminations) consumes nearly 150 GWh of electricity each year. For the City of […]

Energy efficiency in street lighting
AdEPorto - Local energy agency of Porto - Portugal

Energy efficiency in street lighting

The City Council of Porto will, by the end of 2015, have requalified around 15% of it’s street lighting by implementation of LED technology (12%) […]

LED technology in traffic lights
AdEPorto - Local energy agency of Porto - Portugal

LED technology in traffic lights

AdEPorto - Local energy agency of Porto

The City Council of Porto replaced the traditional traffic light with LEDs (light emitting diodes) throughout the entire city, thus putting into practice the defined […]

Reference Guidelines for the Energy Efficient Rehabilitation of the Porto’s Historical Centre
AdEPorto - Local energy agency of Porto - Portugal

Reference Guidelines for the Energy Efficient Rehabilitation of the Porto’s Historical Centre

The City Council of Porto, through Porto Vivo, SRU (Urban Rehabilitation Society of the Downtown and Historical Centre of Porto), supported by the Energy Agency […]

“Display. Communicate. Improve”
Lviv - Ukraine

“Display. Communicate. Improve”

Exemplary refurbishment of a public school

Since joining the Display® Campaign, the municipality of Lviv has displayed over 1,000 posters in almost 400 buildings. The municipality decided to display energy performances […]

Co-building the city with participatory housing in Strasbourg
Strasbourg Eurométropole - France

Co-building the city with participatory housing in Strasbourg

In Strasbourg, the local authority’s commitment started with the Ecoquartier association and its eco-neighbourhood project. To address the lack of political response and reaction, the […]

City of arts and Culture
Besançon - France

City of arts and Culture

A low energy jewel on the riverside

Low energy cultural centre Besançon with 117,599 inhabitants is the capital city of the Franche-Comté region in Eastern France. The city of Besançon is also […]

Bahnstadt District
Heidelberg - Germany

Bahnstadt District

Urban Development and the Passive House Standard

Bahnstadt is the world’s largest passive house settlement: From apartments and laboratories to shops, daycare facilities and schools, even the fire station and cinema – everything […]

Every day greener
Frankfurt - Germany

Every day greener

52% green spaces, 160,000 trees, 40 parks, 50 lakes: welcome to Frankfurt am Main, one of Germany’s greenest cities. With 700.000 inhabitants, Frankfurt is the […]

12 new Eco-buildings in De Bonne
Grenoble - France

12 new Eco-buildings in De Bonne

One step closer to Grenoble's 2020 goals

About 12 eco-buildings are built in de Bonne with a minimum of 50% lower energy consumption level than the national average. The buildings present various […]

Energy-efficient Sport Facilities and Student premises
Delft - The Netherlands

Energy-efficient Sport Facilities and Student premises

In the Buitenhof area in Delft, a new energy efficient sports hall is built as well as 88 student premises. The building is connected to […]

Sweden’s largest newly constructed wooden houses
Växjö - Sweden

Sweden’s largest newly constructed wooden houses

The private party – Midroc Property Development – has constructed 134 dwellings in four wooden buildings at the building site referred to as Limnologen in […]

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