IRIS Solutions Showcase
Open-source resources, technical insights and testimonials from European cities
Designed to help you get smarter and more sustainable… faster
This hub will not give you all the answers. But it will give you:
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Powered by IRIS Smart Cities and its collaboration with over 100 European cities to improve citizens’ quality of life, increase the competitiveness of European cities and industry as well as to reach European energy and climate targets
Why do we need smart and sustainable cities?
of the world’s energy
Cities produce over
of global waste
Cities emit between
of greenhouse gas emissions
Cities account for less
of the Earth’s surface
It’s complicated, interconnected, technical, social and human all at the same time! But cities need to integrate smart technology and sustainability fast. Cities consume a majority of the planet’s resources and generate between 60-80% of greenhouse gas emissions.
Leadership and innovation from cities are needed to change this.
But smart and sustainable cities also make significant improvements to the quality of life, health, inclusion and investment.
IRIS Smart Cities
IRIS smart cities is a European funded project delivering solutions tackling key areas of transition in our cities.
The open-source resources, technical insights and testimonials made available through this showcase website are designed to share our journey and knowledge. We hope it can help inspire and equip others to do the same.