Concerto – act2 project

action of cities to mainstream energy efficient building and renewable energy systems across Europe.

act2 was a 7-year long energy-related project (2006-2012) supported by the European Commission. It is part of the Concerto Initiative ( ) supervised by the DG Energy within the Framework Research Programme.

Hannover and Nantes, as demonstration communities, in association with Koszalin, Malmö and Newcastle collaborated to apply at a district scale integrated concepts of energy provision, combining uses of renewable energy sources, energy efficiency technologies, rational energy use and innovative energy management (Read more about act2).