The Directorate General for Energy of the European Commission has published a call for tenders for “Smart cities and communities information system”.
This call for tenders aims to (in continuation of the predecessor smart cities information system contract);
- provide professional and interdisciplinary scientific expertise from relevant disciplines (e.g. constructional engineering, architecture, economy, urban and energy planning, ICT, monitoring of building and energy infrastructure performance, electro-mobility, renewable energy sources, energy systems integration, key performance indicators and standards, environment, social sciences, business models);
- monitor and analyse EU co-financed projects in the fields of smart cities and communities, sustainable energy districts and energy-efficient buildings with respect to European Union energy and climate change policy, as well as other projects including the projects developed in the frame of the European innovation partnership on smart cities and communities;
- disseminate lessons learned;
- issue recommendations.
More information is available on the EU’s eTendering website.