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Energy networks in sustainable cities

Objective

The POLYCITY proposal focuses on large-scale urban developments where living and working areas are integrated to result in sustainable city quarters with short distances and low transport energy consumption. The project treats different aspects of urban conversion: new constructions on sites with little development at the city edges of Barcelona, conversion of an old city quarter in Torino and a mixture of rehabilitation and new construction on a large military ground near Stuttgart.

Only large urban conversion sites were chosen to obtain the maximum impact: the rehabilitation project in Torino covers 87500 m2 in an old quarter, where a high social impact is expected through the implementation of efficient district heating. The urban conversion project in Stuttgart covers 178000 m2 of newly constructed surface area for 10000 people and provides very high building standards combined with biomass co-generation.

Call for proposal

FP6-2003-TREN-2
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Coordinator

FACHHOCHSCHULE STUTTGART - HOCHSCHULE FÜR TECHNIK
Address
Schellingstrasse 24
Stuttgart
Germany

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Participants (19)

A.T.C. AGENZIA TERRITORIALE PER LA CASA DELLA PROVINCIA DI TORINO
Italy
Address
Corso Dante 14
Torino (To)

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AZIENDA ENERGETICA METROPOLITANA DI TORINO SOCIET PER AZIONI
Italy
Address
Via Bertola 48
Torino

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CENTRALNE LABORATORIUM NAFTOWE
Poland
Address
Al. Zwirki I Wigóry 31
Warsaw

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CENTRE RICERCHE FIAT SCPA
Italy
Address
Strada Torino 50
Orbassano (To)

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COMUNE DI TORINO
Italy
Address
Piazza Palazzo Di Citt 1
Torino

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CONSORCI URBANISTIC DEL CENTRE DIRECCIONAL DE CERDANYOLA DEL VALLÈS
Spain
Address
Passeig D'horta 66-68 Po Box 148/08290
Cerdanyola Del Vallès

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DEPARTAMENT DE MEDI AMBIENT DE LA GENERALITAT DE CATALUNYA
Spain
Address
Avda. Diagonal, 523-525
Barcelona

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ECBREC
Poland
Address
Rakowiecka 32
Warszawa

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ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE MONTREAL
Canada
Address
2500, Chemin De Polytechnique
Montreal

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GROSSE KREISSTADT OSTFILDERN
Germany
Address
Klosterhof 12
Ostfildern

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INSTITUT CATAL D'ENERGIA
Spain
Address
Avda. Diagonal, 453 (Bis), Tic
Barcelona

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INSTITUT IIDEFONS CERDA
Spain
Address
Numncia, 185
Barcelona

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POLITECNICO DI TORINO
Italy
Address
Corso Duca Degli Abruzzi 24
Torino (To)

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SIEDLUNGSWERK GEM. GES. F. WOHNUNGS- U. STÂDTEBAU MBH
Germany
Address
Heusteigstrasse 27/29
Stuttgart

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STADTWERKE ESSLINGEN AM NECKAR GMBH
Germany
Address
Fleischmannstrasse 50
Esslinqen Am Neckar

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STEINBEIS-EUROPA-ZENTRUM DER STEINBEIS-STIFTUNG FÜR WIRTSCHAFTSFÖRDERUNG
Germany
Address
Haus Der Wirtschaft. Willi-bleicher-strasse 19
Stuttgart

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UNIVERSITAT ROVIRA I VIRGILI
Spain
Address
C/escorxador S/n
Tarragona

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UNIVERSITY STUTTGART
Germany
Address
Keplerstr. 7
Stuttgart

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WIRTSCHAFTSFRDERUNG REGION STUTTGART GMBH
Germany
Address
Friedrichstrasse 10
Stuttgart

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