News

Accelerating the clean energy transition - WiseGRID's participation in the European Utility Week
29 nov 2018 | Press

The European Utility Week is a platform for achieving a fully integrated and interconnected electricity system and market in Europe. It hosts the environment for all key players in the smart energy ecosystem to come together and discuss European strategy to achieve a smooth transition towards a low carbon energy supply. The 3-day programme explores four key areas in European energy: Digitalisation, Decarbonisation, Energy Markets and Innovation. Also for this year's edition, WiseGRID was well represented in the program.

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Feedback Citizen Engagement Workshops
01 jul 2018 | Pilots

ACTIVE PARTICIPATION BY CITIZENS IN DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES FOR LOCAL DEVELOPMENT

In the last couple of months the project has organised 4 citizen engagement workshop in 4 different pilot sites in Greece, Spain, Belgium and Italy. 

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EUSEW Awards: Wisegrid wins twice!
30 jun 2018 | Award

The project has been awarded in the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week.

First, a high-level jury appointed WiseGRID as Best Energy Project of Europe in the category of Businesses. One of the reasons WiseGRID stood out is because it proves that social revolution and innovative technologies can go hand in hand.

Secondly, the project received the EUSEW Citizens Award, which was awarded by a popular vote!

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Wisegrid newsletter #May is out
27 mei 2018 | newsletter

Every six months, WiseGRID sends out a newsletter to give project updates to their network of partners, experts, advisors and the broader interested public.

In this newsletter:

  • 'Good Practice of the Year' award 2018  - WiseGRID chosen as the winner in the Technology and Design category
  • EU Sustainable Energy Awards - WiseGrid is nominated
  • WiseGRID at the EU Sustainable Energy Week - Lead the Clean Energy Transition
  • Citizen engagement workshops - Active participation by citizens in decision-making processes for local development

Read the full newsletter #May

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Wisegrid wins the 'Good Practice of the Year' Award 2018
24 mei 2018 | Award

On May 24, the WiseGRID project was chosen as the winner in the Technology and Design category of the ‘Good Practice of the Year’ award in Copenhagen. The prize is presented annually to outstanding practices that show initiative and innovation when it comes to integrating renewables into the grid. Jury members found WiseGRID particularly impressive because of its relevance in today’s energy landscape and its likelihood to provide a set of solutions and technologies to increase the smartness, stability and security of an open, consumer-centric European energy grid.

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