City: Hannover (Germany in general) Challenge Title: INDUSTRIAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY AWARD (IEEA) 2020 Challenge Owner: EuPD Research Sustainable Management GmbH Challenge Website: Challenge Award: This […]

Ambitious new Act in New York creates the world’s biggest retrofit market

In April 2019, the most aggressive climate legislation (Climate Mobilization Act) to date for buildings, was passed in New York City Council. There are 11 pieces […]

Novenco’s fan technology can deliver on New York City’s ambitious building efficiency code

In September 2019, the Danish-based company NOVENCO Building & Industry was selected among the finalists in the Access Cities New York Open Innovation on Air Quality […]

The Access Cities 2019 Open Innovation Calls led to en-hanced collaboration and new calls

More than 80 submissions to the Open Innovation Calls in New York and Copenhagen resulted in brand new ideas and insights as well as enhanced collaboration […]

The next Access Cities Open Innovation Call will take place in Munich

Access Cities is happy to announce that the next Open Innovation Call will be launched in April 2020, and will take place in Munich. The call […]

Impact Farm – A vertical farm & food hub

The vison of Human Habitat, a Danish design and build studio is to be actively engaged in rebuilding a decentralised food system and creating ecologically vital […]

Living Labs accelerates innovation and co-creation in Munich

To tackle current urban challenges, the City of Munich has set up a range of Living Labs, where smart city solutions are being tested. This development […]

Danish green technology meets international energy companies

The global demand for renewable energy is continuously increasing and so is the demand for innovative solutions. According to the consultancy company Deloitte, the growth in […]

Moss-covered walls can significantly improve air quality and reduce urban heating in Copenhagen

The winner of the Open Innovation Call was announced in Copenhagen during the C40 Mayor’s Summit. The solution by the start-up 4MOSST is seeking to cover […]