AFURADA LIVING LAB
The Afurada Living Lab is a territory to experience and validate technological solutions and innovative services, where several actors collaborate to promote a low carbon economy and the sustainable development of the Afurada community.
Execution Period: 05/2021 to 04/2024 (on going)
Approved Budget: 1.08M€
This project aims to make from Afurada a living laboratory, that means a territory of innovation for the development of technological solutions applied in a real context, based on a collaborative model including experimentation and validation of the proposed solutions by the local community.
The solutions will be oriented towards various challenges, such as the decarbonisation of cities, sustainable urban mobility, energy efficiency of buildings and the transition to a circular economy.
The project involves the activities:
Câmara Municipal de Vila Nova de Gaia
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Programme “Environment, Climate Change and Low Carbon Economy” of EEA Grants.