Holistic simulation and optimization of energy systems in Smart Cities
CITYOPT mission is to optimize energy systems in smart cities. The project will create a set of applications and related guidelines that support efficient planning, detailed design and operation of energy systems in urban districts.

Recent news

CITYOPT recently won 2 French awards for its operational tool:

• The 2016 Smart innovation Award at “FIMBACTE Trophées du Cadre de vie” Read more 

• The 2017 label « Observeur du Design » Read more

International Conference on Design & Sustainable Innovation for SmartCities

The registration to the CITYOPT final conference is now open! The conference is held in Nice Côte d'Azur, on the 8th of December. Read more

World Efficiency Congress

The CITYOPT Operational tool was presented on the World Efficiency Congress in Paris, France in October 2015.  Read more

Rakli Seminar

The CITYOPT Planning tool was presented at the RAKLI Seminar in Finland, September 2015.  Read more

Sustainable Places Workshop

CITYOPT participated in a dissemination workshop together with other related projects at the Sustainable Places Conference 2015.  Read more

Our approach

The project addresses energy system optimization in different life cycle phases. This will be supported by user-centred design approach. All stakeholders including cities' decision makers, facility managers citizens will be involved throughout all phases of the project

Our team

Our group gathers 7 project partners from 4 European countries, including research institutes, cities, energy utilities and a design studio. CITYOPT applications will be demonstrated in Helsinki (Finland), Vienna (Austria) and Nice Côte d'Azur (France).

CITYOPT is supported by the European Commission through the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)

The CITYOPT operational tool

The CITYOPT planning tool

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