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RENEWABLE ENERGIES
Innsbruck innovates for smart energy management
On 4 December 2018, partners from the Innsbrucker Kommunal Betriebe (IKB), members of the Sinfonia Smart City initiative, inaugurated the Innsbruck Smart City Lab.
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Good practices for effective stakeholder engagement: explore our database of solutions
Discover our online knowledge database of good practices and lessons learnt from the Sinfonia Smart City Initiative.
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Three new renovation projects launched in Innsbruck
In Innsbruck, March 2018 was a fruitful month to kick-off renovation projects. At this beginning of Spring, refurbishment works have started in three new building blocks in the alpine city.
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SINFONIA auf dem „zukunftstag.tirol 2018“, Innsbruck, 5. März 2018
SINFONIA war beim „zukunftstag.tirol 2018 – EUSALP | zukunft.gemeinsam.gestalten. Im Interesse der Alpen“ - am 5. März 2018 in Innsbruck vertreten. Die Partner präsentierten als Teil der sogenannten „Alpenmeile“ am interaktiven Infostand die SINFONIA Filme über die Pilotstädte Innsbruck und Bozen, den Film zum Biomassekraftwerk der IKB sowie das Stakeholder Toolkit des alpS.
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Innsbruck: how to combine 100 individuals’ needs in a successful renovation process
In Innsbruck, energy efficient building renovation is a collective challenge. For the city, educating citizens to understand the benefits of refurbishing their homes is a priority.
RENEWABLE ENERGIES
Innsbruck witnesses to its experience in the SINFONIA project
Partners from the pilot city Innsbruck have published an article in a local newspaper on 1 May 2017 to witness to their participation in the SINFONIA project and encourage other cities in Austria and abroad to engage in sustainable and smart urban development.
RENEWABLE ENERGIES
Innsbruck testing innovative technologies for biomass gasification
Moving one step forward in its transition to become a Smart City, SINFONIA pilot Innsbruck has installed a novel biomass gasification CHP plant in the neighbourhood of the waste water treatment plant.
PUBLIC BUILDINGS
First renovation completed !
The school “Siegmairschule” completed retrofit works in 2015 developed and commissioned by Innsbrucker Immobilien Gmbh & Co KG, which have resulted in a significant energy efficiency improvement
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Retrofitting launched in two more buildings in Innsbruck
The housing companies Innsbrucker Immobilien Gmbh & Co KG and Neue Heimat Tirol have started the retrofitting of two residential buildings, forming part of the SINFONIA project, in Innsbruck. 
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BOZEN UND INNSBRUCK: INTELLIGENTE VORZEIGESTÄDTE FÜR DIE EUREGIO
Anlässlich der „Klimahouse 2016“, der renommierten Fachmesse für energieeffizientes Bauen, stellt das SINFONIA-Projektteam die Vorhaben am 28. Januar interessierten Stadtverwaltern aus der Euregio vor (Messe Bozen, 9 Uhr).
PUBLIC BUILDINGS
Universität Innsbruck: Uni Kids Day 2015
Am 6. November findet in der Universität Innsbruck der Uni Kids Day 2015 statt. Dabei nehmen Schulen mit SchülerInnen im Alter zwischen 9 und 16 Jahren an verschiedenen Workshops zu wissenschaftlichen Themen teil. In diesem Rahmen wird auch SINFONIA vom Innsbrucker Konsortium vorgestellt.
RENEWABLE ENERGIES
Smart City Dialog: Energienetze
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First progress meeting in Innsbruck
The SINFONIA consortium gathered in Innsbruck on the 25-26 November for its first Progress meeting since the launch of the project 6 months ago. Led by coordinator SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden, and hosted by Standortagentur Tirol and the City of Innsbruck, the meeting focused on integration and coordination.
RENEWABLE ENERGIES
Building integrated solar architecture to drive the future of the photovoltaic industry
In Austria, the SINFONIA partner ATB-Becker is developing various technological solutions to integrate photovoltaic systems in façades architecture.
PUBLIC BUILDINGS
School students tell us what the smart city of the future looks like at “Young University – day of action” 2017
After the success of the “Young University – day of action” 2015, the University of Innsbruck decided to renew the experience on the 21stof April 2017 with students from the schools refurbished as part of the SINFONIA project.