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With environmental issues high on the international agenda, there are many questions that remain to be answered. The EU is working to give citizens answers to these questions by supporting research activities that provide real and practical solutions more >

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25 August 2014 – Research Headlines - Improving public health in Europe through better air quality information

PASODOBLE project has developed a European-wide system, called 'Myair', to deliver essential air quality data to environmental officials, doctors and hospitals, as well as to the public at large.

22 August 2014 – Research Headlines - Setting common standards to boost smart metering

One of the innovations expected to help Europe reduce its energy use and cut emissions is the smart meter, which shows exactly how much gas and electricity is being used in real time. Various smart meters have been produced in recent years, but the widespread introduction of advanced metering infrastructures has been blocked by the lack of widely accepted open standards to ensure the interoperability of systems and devices.

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