FP7 – SMARTCITIES-2013

The municipality of Santana is part of a consortium of entities that intend to carry out a project called "Smartcities" (intelligent cities).

This project led by the University of Madeira, account in the region with the participation of two municipalities: Porto Moniz and Santana.

With the objective of increasing energy efficiency in urban environments the project aims to be an innovative and ambitious solution in terms of establishing integrated technology demonstration bases for their implementation: energy efficiency networks (electricity, heating and cooling), urban planning and deployment of low carbon technologies). It is intended further optimization of the power system of the local communities through research on validation and demonstration of new concepts and technologies for buildings, transport, services and industry.



List of Municipalities adhering to the project: