Publication The circular economy – a powerful force for climate mitigation
20 juni 2018

The report 'The circular economy – a powerful force for climate mitigation' investigates how a more circular economy can contribute to cutting CO2 emissions.

Het Hof van Cartesius as 'inspiring green development in Europe'
5 juni 2018

Buzzing urban village Hof van Cartesius in Utrecht is one of the most inspiring places that help cities to become better places to live and work.

Smart Cities podcast 'Bidirectional Chargers'
4 juni 2018

Smart Cities Information System (SCIS) published the podcast 'Bidirectional Chargers'.

Video 'IRIS meets Carolien van Hemel'
16 mei 2018

In Utrecht, project IRIS combines solar energy, affordable social housing and electric mobility. These are developed together with citizens and built on open data. Carolien van Hemel, director of Utrecht Sustainability Institute, talks about the learned lessons and ambitions of IRIS in an inspiring video:

Utrecht launches EU Green Week
24 april 2018

Utrecht launches the EU Green Week on Monday 21 May 2018. The key to keeping our cities healthy is to stimulate local sustainable, urban initiatives, starting with our streets and neighbourhoods.

Smarter Communities: "EU-funded project tackles social housing fuel poverty in Utrecht"
15 maart 2018

Martin Whybrow from Smarter Communities wrote an article about the goals and challenges of project IRIS Smart Cities.

Building Pathways to Sustainability
12 februari 2018

USI showcased some of our sustainable area projects at the Pathways to Sustainability conference in Utrecht.