EnergyVille is an association of the Flemish research institutes KU Leuven, VITO and imec in the field of sustainable energy and intelligent energy systems. Our researchers provide expertise to industry and public authorities on energy-efficient buildings and intelligent networks for a sustainable urban environment. This includes, for example, smart grids and advanced district heating and cooling.One of the objectives of
EnergyVille is to become one of the top five European institutes in innovative energy research. In this context, the center was embedded in major national and international networks right from the start. It covers research, development, training and innovative industrial activities under one name and in close collaboration with local, regional and international partners.
VITO/Energyville is coordinator of the European City-zen smart city project in Amsterdam and Grenoble.
Keywords: Energy, Research, Electrical Storage, Thermal Energy Systems, Renewable Energy Sources, Electricity Markets, Smart Grids, Electric Vehicles, Smart Cities