Europe is moving towards more sustainable, decentralised and digital energy grids.

Cities face the task of coordinating the local transition of renewable energy generation and storage while maintaining grid stability.

The ACCESS project aims to deliver a 25% reduction in CO2 emissions, a 20% reduction in costs and cut smart grid project development time by 30%.


Latest Project News

Access participates in a seminar on Energy Communities in Copenhagen

04 November 2020

In October, ACCESS researchers from Aarhus University attended a seminar on energy communities in Copenhagen. The seminar was organized by Sun i…

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Preparing to launch Malmö's local energy hub pilot

14 September 2020

The city of Malmö has set the target to run on 100% renewable energy by 2030. To reach this goal there are challenges related both to real power cap…

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Smart charging: Turning electric vehicles into power plants on wheels

06 July 2020

We spoke with 's Jan Winkler about t

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Designing the future while protecting the past

26 May 2020


Preliminary study in the city of Mechelen

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Digital collaboration to launch a feasibility study

20 April 2020

ACCESS partners VITO and Mechelen were joined in an online meeting by a consortium of consultants to discuss a feasibility study - one of the crucia…

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