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1 "Smart Cities - les nouveaux défis des Cités de l'énergie«29 th November 2013 Workshop: Projets Smart City en Suisse Financements Julian Randall, Swiss National Contact Point Energy & ICT, uresearch Head Office phone +41 xxx

2 Outline What is the framework? What is available at European level? How to become a Smart City? (covered by Jessen Page)

3 Experience and tenacity pay off! Imagine a building where heating, cooling, window shades and insulation are all integrated into its façade. FACTS AND FIGURES Project Name: FLUIDGLASS Research Area: FP-ENERGY Coordinator: Dr. Daniel Gstöhl Organisation: University of Lichtenstein Start - End Date: Sept 2013 August 2017 Duration: 48 months Project Cost: 5.1 million Euros Project Funding: 3.9 million Euros Contract Type: FP7 collaborative project Number of partners 11 (from 7 countries); 2 Swiss e.g. GlassX AG

4 International collaboration needed for a product that sells internationally If we only work with Swiss partners, we may develop a system that sells only in Switzerland FACTS AND FIGURES Project Name: MACSHEEP Research Area: FP-ENERGY Coordinator: Dr. Michel Yves Haller Organisation: UAS Rapperswil (HSR) Start - End Date: Duration: 48 months Project Cost: 3 million Euros Contract Type: FP7 collaborative project Number of partners 9 (from 6 countries) 2 Swiss (Energie Solaire SA)

5 The European plan for low carbon technology The Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan) provides a framework for the European Union to accelerate the development and deployment of cost-effective low carbon technologies in order to: meet the EU s targets by 2020: 20% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions (compared to 1990) 20% share of energy from low-carbon energy sources 20% reduction in the use of primary energy by improving energy efficiency (i.e. 368MToe saved from a forecasted consumption of 1842MToe in 2020) facilitate the transition towards a low carbon economy in 2050.

6 European Low Carbon Economy Roadmap 2050 EU GHG emissions towards an 80% domestic reduction (100% =1990)

7 Smart Cities & Communities European Initiative Solar Energy (PV & CSP) Wind Energy Bioenergy Nuclear Energy Carbon capture and storage Electrical Grids Fuel and Hydrogen Cells Smart Cities and Communities In the Smart Cities Initiative the European Commission proposes: to progress by 2020 towards a 20 % reduction of greenhouse gas emissions through sustainable use and production of energy, requiring systemic approaches and organisational innovation, encompassing energy efficiency, low carbon technologies and the smart management of supply and demand.

8 FP7 Second call for Smart Cities proposals Call Identifier: FP7-SMARTCITIES-2013 Budget: (95M Informatics/114M Energy) Publication Date: 10 July 2012 Deadline: 04 December 2012 Informatics (ICT) topics called Energy topics called Internet of Things for Smart Cities Data Centres in an energyefficient and environmental friendly Internet Optimising Energy Systems in Smart Cities Integrated personal mobility for smart cities network integration of distributed renewable resources linking electric vehicles (EV) to distributed energy resources Demonstration of high performance-energy districts FP7 is previous programme to H2020

9 FP7 Second call for Smart Cities proposals Informatics (ICT) topics called Internet of Things for Smart Cities Data Centres in an energyefficient and environmental friendly Internet (Nissan, EPFL, Credit Suisse, ZHAW Winterthur, IBM Research) Optimising Energy Systems in Smart Cities (ESRI R&D CENTER ZURICH) Integrated personal mobility for smart cities Energy topics called network integration of distributed renewable resources (UNIVERSITAET ST. GALLEN) linking electric vehicles (EV) to distributed energy resources (ETHZ x 2) Demonstration of high performance-energy districts FP7 is previous programme to H2020 Swiss participations in bold

10 Horizon 2020: Overview largest public international, competitive, cooperative Research & Innovation Programme for the period budget 70 billion + over 7 years

11 Horizon 2020: Overview A core part of Europe 2020, Innovation Union & European Research Area and contributes to the implementation of the European Research area by: Responding to the economic crisis to invest in future jobs and growth Addressing people`s concern`s about their livelihoods, safety and environment Strengthening the EU`s global position in research, innovation and technology position the EU as a world leader in science help to make Europe a more attractive location to invest in research and innovation and to bring excellent research results to the market It will provide funding for every stage of the innovation process from basic research to market uptake

12 Horizon 2020: What is new Coupling research to innovation- from research to retail, all forms of innovation Focus on societal challenges facing EU society, e.g. health, ageing and wellbeing Simplified access, for all companies, universities, institutes in all EU countries and beyond

13 H Smart Cities and Communities Topics SCC solutions integrating energy, transport, ICT sectors through lighthouse (large scale demonstration - first of the kind) projects Developing a framework for common, transparent data collection and performance measurement to allow comparability and replication between solutions and bestpractice identification 85M 95M 1M Development of system standards for SCC solutions 1M Establishing networks of public procurers in local administrations on smart city solutions Establishing a challenge prize competition: Smart solutions for creating better cities and communities 1M 1M 2020 = Horizon2020; SCC = Smart Cities & Communities Figures are expected values

14 H Smart Cities and Communities 2014 Topics SCC solutions integrating energy, transport, ICT sectors through lighthouse (large scale demonstration - first of the kind) projects INNOVATION ACTION Key contents Municipality Industry partnerships NZ or low energy districts, integrated infrastructure, sustainable urban mobility 2-3 cities, 2-3 follower cities Other sources of funding 18-25M / project 2020 = Horizon2020; SCC = Smart Cities & Communities Figures are expected values

15 Some upcoming Research & Innovation events Brussels 5-6 Dec 2013 Energy Infoday & Brokerage Fully booked! Julian Randall attending Brussels 18 Dec 2013 Transport ec.europa.eu/research/ transport Bern Jan 2014 H2020 Launch Hannover March 2014 CEBIT Sources: Euresearch events: Enterprise Europe Network brokerage events:

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