Urban Energy

Citizens of Europe need energy to move around, be safe and to live their daily lives. As cities expand, so does the demand for energy. Urban energy is required for everything from providing citizens with water, heating and cooling, to other community functions such as powering homes, electrical vehicles, traffic control systems and communications.

Is it possible to run solely on renewable energy sources? Costa Rica has run on 100% renewable energy for 300 days.
Countless changes in the way people, cities and industries use energy, putting pressure on cities, citizens and the environment and also influencing the way we develop urban areas. The theme Urban Energy, describing various facets of sustainable urban development about energy usage, renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Did you know..? Just one wind turbine can generate enough electricity to power 1,400 homes. Wind energy is a limitless renewable resource: regardless how much is used today, there will be more available tomorrow.
13% of the global population still lacks access to modern, reliable electricity supply.
Renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar, now generate almost a third of the UK’s electricity.
Energy is the dominant contributor to climate change, accounting for around 60 per cent of total global greenhouse gas emissions.
Is it possible to run solely on renewable energy sources? Costa Rica has run on 100% renewable energy for 300 days.
Countless changes in the way people, cities and industries use energy, putting pressure on cities, citizens and the environment and also influencing the way we develop urban areas. The theme Urban Energy, describing various facets of sustainable urban development about energy usage, renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Contact

Emma Sterner Oderstedt
Communication Project Manager Sweco Groupemma.sterneroderstedt@sweco.se
Clare Day
Project Manager Sweco UKclare.day@sweco.co.uk
Piotr Szymczak
Project Manager Sweco PolandPiotr.Szymczak@sweco.pl
Stephan Landau
Project Manager Sweco Germanystephan.landau@sweco-gmbh.de+49 4212032764
Maarten Groholt
Project Manager Sweco Netherlandsmaarten.grotholt@sweco.nl
Ørjan Kongsvik Aall
Project Manager Sweco Norwayorjan.aall@sweco.no
Heini Jokinen
Project Manager Sweco Finlandheini.jokinen@sweco.fi+358407180063
Agnethe Stubtoft Kærgaard
Project Manager Sweco Denmarkagnethestubtoft.kaergaard@sweco.dk
Guy Bourdet
Project Manager Sweco Belgiumguy.bourdet@swecobelgium.be
Mårten Skåneman
Project Manager Sweco Swedenmarten.skanman@sweco.se
Johnny Nylund
Press and PR Sweco Groupjohnny.nylund@sweco.se+46 737735189
Katarina Grönwall
Chief Communication Officerkatarina.gronwall@sweco.se+46 732589333