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Smart Transition of EU cities towards a new concept of smart Life and Economy

Deliverables

Co-Design and implementation of public lighting concept

Definition of a smart lighting solution through the Smart Kalasatama living lab based on adaptive LED-based outdoor lighting system and including features like navigation and communication. Report on the connection of the lamp post infrastructure to the urban platform.

Design and implementation of RES in building

Definition of the technical specifications, design and implementation plan for the integration of RES in buildings. Performance assessment report.

Monitoring system of the effect of the electric fleet to district-level air quality, noise

Definition, deployment and monitoring of the EV and recharging points. Investigation on the effect of the electric fleet to district-level air quality and noise

Mobility monitoring solutions

Report on the impact of the mobility actions in Hamburg.

Report on monitoring and control concepts and improvements

Report on the optimization of the grid performance by using data and demand response. Investigation on business models for the compensation of reactive power with solar power at solar plants Kivikko and the integration of existing electrical storages. Interim version to be submmitted on M12.

mySMARTLife Cities Network replication activities planning

Report on the mySMARTLife Cities Network with 12 European cities and 4 cities from outside of Europe.

Innovative electromobility charging node in operation

Definition and implementation of innovative mobility services (i.e. electromobility charging node)

Report on retrofitted actions and implemented actions new buildings including RES and storages in Helsinki (FINAL)

Report on retrofitting interventions and new buildings and integration of energy storage systems and RES. Definition of a demand response strategy. First draft M12, final version M36.

Concept of Energy retrofitting in individual houses

Investigation on citizen engagement through communication events, press and information tools. Report on the retrofitting of 10 individual houses on Ile de Nantes, use of the new services by the citizens and smart home automation solutions.

Compilation of energy system scenarios for each lighthouse city

Analysis of the energy demand for each lighthouse city for the next 10-20 years through simulation tools (e.g. EnergyPlan)

Smart personal EV charger system in operation (FINAL)

Definition and implementation of the eCar sharing concept and smart personal EV charger system. First draft M12, final version M36.

Report on grid to vehicles strategies and performance

Report on the technical integration of the EV recharging points, the energy storage systems and the solar plant. Performance assessment report. Interim version to be submmitted on M12.

Social Acceptance Campaign at local and district level - Final

Design of a campaign at local and district level to raise awareness and provide information about the replication plans. This is the final deliverable, after the initial planning included in D1.1.

Ecosystem for boosting SMEs at local level

Modeling of the city business models to illustrate where corresponding profit comes from and how it flows, and to identify a business model portfolio eligible for SMEs, start-ups and entrepreneurs in the urban field.

Baseline report of Helsinki demonstration area

Definition of the baseline based on quantitative and qualitative measurements for the Helsinki demonstration area in terms of building energy consumption, energy supply sources, mobility, urban infrastructures, urban plans, public procurement procedures and actions for citizen engagement. Interim version to be submmitted on M8.

Baseline report of Hamburg demonstrator area

Definition of the baseline based on quantitative and qualitative measurements for the Hamburg demonstration area in terms of building energy consumption, energy supply sources, mobility, urban infrastructures, urban plans, public procurement procedures and actions for citizen engagement. Interim version to be submmitted on M8.

Integrated evaluation procedure

Definition of the evaluation framework with a twofold scope in order to measure and assess the project activities at Smart City Project level (i.e. demonstration areas) and Smart City level considering the five major themes defined by CITYkeys and the SCIS indicators. Interim versions to be submmitted on M12 and M24.

Report on the activities of the Communication and Dissemination Secretariat_v2

Report on the activities of the Communication and Dissemination Secretariat including a description of target groups for communication and dissemination activities.

Smart Energy Supply and Demand. Integration of RES, storage, management and control

Report on the integration, performance and optimization of RES and storage energy systems in the district heating and cooling network and buildings. Definition of the management and control strategies of the systems. Interim version to be submmitted on M24.

Design and implementation of new concepts of the Urban Platform

Definition of a number of services to improve city operation, decision aiding services, citizen engagement and interaction between city and citizens through the ICT and Urban Platform developments. Definition of the new architecture of the Urban Platform and integration with the Smart City ecosystem DTAG

Report on the activities of the Communication and Dissemination Secretariat_v1

Report on the activities of the Communication and Dissemination Secretariat including a description of target groups for communication and dissemination activities.

Ecosystem for big players in the urban field

Modeling of the city business models to illustrate where corresponding profit comes from and how it flows, and to identify a business model portfolio eligible for big players in the urban field.

Baseline report of Nantes demonstrator area

Definition of the baseline based on quantitative and qualitative measurements for the Nantes demonstration area in terms of building energy consumption, energy supply sources, mobility, urban infrastructures, urban plans, public procurement procedures and actions for citizen engagement. Interim version to be submmitted on M8.

Report on retrofitted actions and implemented actions new buildings including RES and storages in Hamburg

Report on retrofitting interventions and new buildings, integration of energy storage systems, building energy management systems (BEMS) and smart control strategies, RES integration and smart appliances.

Report on smart grid improvements

Report on the implementation of solar power plant and reactive power compensation by solar power plants. Interim version to be submmitted on M12.

Baseline report of Hamburg demonstrator area (FINAL)

Definition of the baseline based on quantitative and qualitative measurements for the Hamburg demonstration area in terms of building energy consumption, energy supply sources, mobility, urban infrastructures, urban plans, public procurement procedures and actions for citizen engagement. Interim version to be submmitted on M8, complete City Audit at M12 and final baseline in M42.

High level energy retrofitting of multi owner private buildings

Definition of the technical specifications and implementation plan. Analysis of the building energy performance, dwellers behaviour and business model.

Urban Coaching. Description of coached areas and their selection for Mentoring

Definition of a methodology for the assessment of the urban transformation and identification of the most replicable solutions. Selection of coachers and areas of interest. Definition of good practices for mentoring purposes.

Report on retrofitted actions and implemented actions new buildings including RES and storages in Helsinki

Report on retrofitting interventions and new buildings and integration of energy storage systems and RES. Definition of a demand response strategy.

Techno-economic analysis of each intervention per follower city

Analysis of the techno-economic feasibility of the interventions for each follower city through an innovative methodology based on the Input/Output matrix adapted to the urban context.

Monitoring solutions for EV uptake

Report on the deployment of 24 m full electric buses in the city of Nantes and monitoring of the electric vehicles and recharging stations. Description of the connection of the recharging stations to the urban platform and aggregation with other mobility data.

Techno-economic analysis of each intervention per pilot (FINAL)

Analysis of the techno-economic feasibility of the interventions for each pilot through an innovative methodology based on the Input/Output matrix adapted to the urban context. FINAL VERSION.

Baseline assessment & PESTEL Analysis of Rijeka’s Initial Replication Plan

Baseline definition of the city of Rijeka through a PESTEL analysis. Definition of a first draft of the replication for the city of Rijeka based on the experience from WP2, WP3, WP4 and WP5.

Development of improved services in Nantes Urban Platform

Design and implementation plan of the new urban platform services and decision support system. Performance assessment report.

Urban Mentoring. Experiences of Mentor Cities and replication possibilities

Report on the guided visits to the lighthouse cities and people exchange activities lighthouse and staff exchange activities between lighthouse and follower cities.

Parking space detection

Design and implementation of a system for parking space detection for e-car charging stations. Investigation on the movement behaviour of their citizens through SIM card.

Techno-economic analysis of each intervention per pilot

Analysis of the techno-economic feasibility of the interventions for each pilot through an innovative methodology based on the Input/Output matrix adapted to the urban context.

Baseline assessment & PESTEL Analysis of Palencia’s Initial Replication Plan

Baseline definition of the city of Palencia through a PESTEL analysis. Definition of a first draft of the replication for the city of Palencia based on the experience from WP2, WP3, WP4 and WP5.

Benchmark of ICT based solutions for citizen engagement

Investigation of the tools currently used in each lighthouse for engaging citizens and rising social awareness. Definition of good practices based on benchmarking.

[TRANSVERSAL] Open Specifications framework

Definition of the functional requirements, software architecture and data structures through the creation of a common framework for the 3 lighthouse cities. TRANSVERAL DELIVERABLE FOR WP2, WP3 and WP4 (included only in WP2 due to SYGMA limitations).

Smart Energy Supply and Demand with RES

Report on the integration, performance and optimization of RES (hydro power, wind turbines, and PV) and energy storage systems in the district heating and cooling network.

Key issues for social awareness and acceptance

Investigation of the factors influencing consumer attitude and behavior change towards the interventions in each pilot; the regulatory tools and education programmes for leveraging behavioural change.

Report on implementation and performance of innovative smart system appliances and control algorithms, BEMS and Smart control

Design and implementation of smart home solutions in new buildings and smart demand response systems in office buildings with predictive control options and flexible space management. Interim version to be submmitted on M12.

Smart personal EV charger system in operation

Definition and implementation of the eCar sharing concept and smart personal EV charger system

Design and implementation of humble lampposts concept

Design and deployment of a repurposing concept for 60 existing lampposts, reequipped with WIFI, environmental sensors, asset management, CCTV for traffic measurement and adaptive lightning.

Report on district heating and cooling improvements and new concepts

Report on the use of waste heat in the district heating and cooling systems. Investigation on the demand response cost value and optimisation of the energy storage systems. Interim version to be submmitted on M12.

Report on the activities of the Communication and Dissemination Secretariat_v3

Report on the activities of the Communication and Dissemination Secretariat including a description of target groups for communication and dissemination activities.

Design and implementation of public lighting concept

Report on the new public lighting concept and integration of data into the urban platform of the city of Nantes

Last mile strategies and EV uptake

Design and deployment of a platform to promote a greener concept of company fleets. Report on cleaner solutions for the delivery routes of the freight operators through the Call for projects smart urban logistic.

Definition of the data sets and requirements

Definition of the data requirements for evaluating the Smart City Projects and the corresponding indicators on Smart City level based on CITYkeys (D2.1 “Definition of data sets”). Interim versions to be submmitted on M12 and M24.

Baseline assessment & PESTEL Analysis of Bydgoszcz’s Initial Replication Plan

Baseline definition of the city of Bydgoszcz through a PESTEL analysis. Definition of a first draft of the replication for the city of Bydgoszcz based on the experience from WP2, WP3, WP4 and WP5.

Innovative business models. Making things happen

Investigation on innovations in business models and replicability. Analysis of the drivers and barriers success through the comparison of multiple case studies.

Baseline report of Helsinki demonstrator area (FINAL)

Definition of the baseline based on quantitative and qualitative measurements for the Helsinki demonstration area in terms of building energy consumption, energy supply sources, mobility, urban infrastructures, urban plans, public procurement procedures and actions for citizen engagement. Interim version to be submmitted on M8, complete City Audit at M12 and final baseline in m42

Delivery of Workshops for citizen engagement

Report on 3 workshops in each lighthouse city for citizen and local players on energy, mobility and ICTs applied to urban solutions. Workshop 1: Identification of objectives and targets; Workshop 2: Identification of barriers and bottlenecks; Workshop 3: Strategies for citizen engagement.

Baseline report of Nantes demonstrator area (FINAL)

Definition of the baseline based on quantitative and qualitative measurements for the Nantes demonstration area in terms of building energy consumption, energy supply sources, mobility, urban infrastructures, urban plans, public procurement procedures and actions for citizen engagement. Interim version to be submmitted on M8, complete City Audit at M12 and final baseline in M42.

District heating monitoring and optimization

Analysis of different scenarios of operation for optimizing the District Heating system through the monitoring of a selection of district heating substations (on the Ile de Nantes). Performance assessment report.

Decision aiding tool

Report on solving decision problems with multiple criteria through a Multi-Criteria Decision Aiding (MCDA) technique implemented in the urban platform.

Methodology for citizen engagement based on system thinking

Definition of the methodology for citizen engagement based on system thinking: Procedure for identification of objectives and targets, dynamic network map to find barriers and bottlenecks and strategies for citizen engagement in urban transformation

Design and implementation of adaptive lighting concept

Design and implementation of an adaptive lighting solution for the bicycle route. Definition of the control strategies.

Social Acceptance Campaign at local and district level - Initial

Design of multi-year campaign at local and district level to raise awareness and provide information and activate successful consumers and key local actors.

Roadmap for city maintenance fleet and commercial city logistic electrification

Definition of a roadmap for city maintenance fleet and commercial city logistic electrification, including free parking and taxes reduction actions.

Development of new Mobility services and intermodality strategies

Investigation on innovative mobility services and report on the intermodality strategies implemented in the demonstration area.

Compilation of energy system scenarios for each follower city

Analysis of the energy demand for each follower city for the next 10-20 years through simulation tools (e.g. EnergyPlan)

Lighthouse features into public transport navigator in use

"Definition of the ""Lighthouse features"" and inclusion into the transport navigator. Interim version to be submmitted on M24."

Open data and open APIs to the building-level energy savings potential

Definition of Open Data and Open APIs to promote the building-level energy savings potential

Open data and open APIs generated in the project

Improvement of the current data and the Urban Platform of the city of Hamburg through the access to a central central user management, central ePayment Open APIs and functionalities for downloading, viewing, processing and meta information of data

Platform for Single desk retrofitting of individual houses

Report on the new web platform and associated services, test of the business model and integration of the retrofitting data into the urban platform.

Open data and open APIs to the building-level energy savings potential (FINAL)

Definition of Open Data and Open APIs to promote the building-level energy savings potential. First draft M12, final version M36.

New predictive and adaptive control algorithms and monitoring of performance, smart demand control system (FINAL)

Investigation on innovative BEMS and smart control strategies. Definition of predictive algorithms for the optimization of the heat demand response at apartment level. First draft M12, final version M36.

Description of 3D models for each follower city

Analysis of the energy demand, socio economic profile of the inhabitants, use of ICT services, building density, location of the industries, etc. for each follower city through 3D modelling.

Simulation models of the building stock, energy system, transportation, urban infrastructures

Modelling, Simulation, and Systems Engineering of the building stock, energy system, mobility and urban infrastructures.

Carbon-neutral Me App in use in the residents and job-goers at all Zones

Update of the urban platform and definition of a “Carbon-neutral Me” app. Interim version to be submmitted on M24.

Lighthouse-features integrated into public transport on-line system

Definition and deployment of intermodality strategies in Helsinki by integrating mobility data in Lighthouse-features for the public transport on-line system as a link to the Urban Platform

Sim. models of the building stock, energy system, transportation, urban infrastructures

Modelling, Simulation, and Systems Engineering of the building stock, energy system, mobility and urban infrastructures. Interim version to be submmitted on M24.

Energy data lab

Report on the dynamic electricity data platform and provision of data sets from energy meters in a standardised format and aggregated at various scales for providing new energy services.

Lighthouse-specific IoT service, backend and sensoring systems in use

Definition of several lighthouse-specific IoT services, backend and sensoring systems. Interim version to be submmitted on M12.

New predictive and adaptive control algorithms and monitoring of performance, smart demand control system

Investigation on innovative BEMS and smart control strategies. Definition of predictive algorithms for the optimization of the heat demand response at apartment level.

Simulation models of the building stock, energy system, transportation, urban infrastructures (FINAL)

Simulation models and analysis of results. Building stock, energy system, transportation, urban infrastructures. Modelling, Simulation, and Systems Engineering of the building stock, energy system, mobility and urban infrastructures. FINAL VERSION.

Description of 3D models for each pilot

Analysis of the energy demand, socio economic profile of the inhabitants, use of ICT services, building density, location of the industries, etc. for each pilot through 3D modelling.

Hackathon to the open data and open APIs generated in the project

Definition and promotion of Open Services based on Open Data and Open APIs to be used by third parties

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Publications

Introduction of new decentralised renewable heat supply in an existing district heating system

Author(s): Miika Rämä, Mikko Wahlroos
Published in: Energy, Issue 154, 2018, Page(s) 68-79, ISSN 0360-5442
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.03.105

Combining a dynamic simulation tool and a multi-criteria decision aiding algorithm for improving existing District Heating

Author(s): Mohamed Tahar Mabrouk, Pierrick Haurant, Vincent Dessarthe, Patrick Meyer, Bruno Lacarrière
Published in: Energy Procedia, Issue 149, 2018, Page(s) 266-275, ISSN 1876-6102
DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2018.08.191

Sensitivity assessment of a district energy assessment characterisation model based on cadastral data

Author(s): Xabat Oregi, Nekane Hermoso, Eneko Arrizabalaga, Lara Mabe, Inigo Munoz
Published in: Energy Procedia, Issue 147, 2018, Page(s) 181-188, ISSN 1876-6102
DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2018.07.053

Household energy awareness as enabler of regeneration practices. Preliminary evidence from a Finnish case study

Author(s): Angela Santangelo; Marja Vuorinen; Simona Tondelli
Published in: URBANISTICA INFORMAZIONI, Issue 278s.i., 2018, Page(s) Sessione 03, Pages 260-263, ISSN 0392-5005

Key aspects of building retrofitting: Strategizing sustainable cities

Author(s): Francesc Pardo-Bosch, Carles Cervera, Tamyko Ysa
Published in: Journal of Environmental Management, Issue 248, 2019, Page(s) 109247, ISSN 0301-4797
DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.07.018

How EU-funded Smart City experiments influence modes of planning for mobility: observations from Hamburg

Author(s): Philipp Späth, Jörg Knieling
Published in: Urban Transformations, Issue 2/1, 2020, ISSN 2524-8162
DOI: 10.1186/s42854-020-0006-2

Understanding Location Decisions of Energy Multinational Enterprises within the European Smart Cities’ Context: An Integrated AHP and Extended Fuzzy Linguistic TOPSIS Method

Author(s): Olga Porro, Francesc Pardo-Bosch, Núria Agell, Mónica Sánchez
Published in: Energies, Issue 13/10, 2020, Page(s) 2415, ISSN 1996-1073
DOI: 10.3390/en13102415

Creating business models for smart cities: a practical framework

Author(s): Krista Timeus, Jordi Vinaixa, Francesc Pardo-Bosch
Published in: Public Management Review, Issue 22/5, 2020, Page(s) 726-745, ISSN 1471-9037
DOI: 10.1080/14719037.2020.1718187

EU Smart City Lighthouse Projects between Top-Down Strategies and Local Legitimation: The Case of Hamburg

Author(s): Katharina Lange, Jörg Knieling
Published in: Urban Planning, Issue 5/1, 2020, Page(s) 107-115, ISSN 2183-7635
DOI: 10.17645/up.v5i1.2531

Interoperable Open Specifications Framework for the Implementation of Standardized Urban Platforms

Author(s): José L. Hernández, Rubén García, Joachim Schonowski, Daniel Atlan, Guillaume Chanson, Timo Ruohomäki
Published in: Sensors, Issue 20/8, 2020, Page(s) 2402, ISSN 1424-8220
DOI: 10.3390/s20082402

Smart City Platform Enabling Digital Twin

Author(s): Timo Ruohomaki, Enni Airaksinen, Petteri Huuska, Outi Kesaniemi, Mikko Martikka, Jarmo Suomisto
Published in: 2018 International Conference on Intelligent Systems (IS), Issue Annual, 2018, Page(s) 155-161
DOI: 10.1109/is.2018.8710517

Smart City Resilience with Active Citizen Engagement in Helsinki

Author(s): Mikko Martikka, Sonja Salo, Kristiina Siilin, Timo Ruohomaki, Pekka Tuomaala, Esa Nykanen
Published in: 2018 International Conference on Intelligent Systems (IS), Issue 9, 2018, Page(s) 162-167
DOI: 10.1109/is.2018.8710516

Smart City Governance in Practice – the Example of mySMARTLife Project in Hamburg

Author(s): Jörg Knieling, Katharina Lange
Published in: REAL CORP 2019 – IS THIS THE REAL WORLD? Perfect Smart Cities vs. Real Emotional Cities. Proceedings of 24th International., Issue Annual, 2019, Page(s) 671-677, ISSN 2521-3938

Robottibussi pilotoi Kalasatamassa

Author(s): Eetu Rutanen, Ville Arffman
Published in: ILMANSUOJELU-LEHTI Magazine of the Finnish Air, Pollution Prevention, 2019, Page(s) 12-13, ISSN 1239-8950

Smart City Experimentation in Urban Mobility—Exploring the Politics of Futuring in Hamburg

Author(s): Philipp Späth, Jörg Knieling
Published in: Socio-Technical Futures Shaping the Present - Empirical Examples and Analytical Challenges, 2019, Page(s) 161-185
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-658-27155-8_8

Endlich Smart-City-Leuchtturm: Auswirkungen des EU-Projektes mySMARTLife auf die Planungspraxis in Hamburg

Author(s): Philipp Späth, Jörg Knieling
Published in: Smart City - Kritische Perspektiven auf die Digitalisierung in Städten - Digitale Technologien, Raumproduktion, Intervention, 2018, Page(s) 345-356
DOI: 10.14361/9783839443361-026

Helsinki RobobusLine — Robottibussi Helsingin kaduilla

Author(s): Eetu Rutanen, Milla Åman
Published in: TAITO-series 34, 2019, ISSN 2669-8021