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The light of STARDUST shines in the 2019 Researchers’ Night

News release - 10 Oct 2019
The STARDUST project was presented in Trento and Bolzano during the local events organised for this year’s European researchers’ night

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Greece is first Balkan country to announce a coal phase-out date. The revolution has already started in Western Macedonia

Article - 03 Oct 2019
The Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis surprised the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York by announcing the end of the use of coal by 2028 and the dismantling of plants. This is our report from Western Macedonia, the leading energy producing area of Greece, where they are analysing viable solutions to replace lignite

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The seven cities that will enlighten Europe

News release - 23 Sep 2019
The STARDUST project has released a series of short, easy-to-understand videos featuring all of its seven cities namely Pamplona, Tampere, Trento, Cluj-Napoca, Derry, Kozani and Litoměřice. The goal is to invite everyone to dig deeper and partake in its campaign in replicating smart urban solutions across Europe

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Starting a new era in the Balkan region

News release - 19 Sep 2019
From the 19th to the 22nd of September, the city of Kozani in Western Macedonia, Greece will host the first Balkan Clean Energy Transition Event. The aim of this Event is to discuss the current policies, actions and technologies enabling the transition to the post-coal era.

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Tampere plants the seeds of a smarter future

News release - 08 Aug 2019
This Spring 2019, STARDUST’s Lighthouse city of Tampere networked with various local stakeholders in order to develop the different STARDUST smart urban solutions within the city.

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