The team has gained experience in
environmental planning on an urban and regional scale, use of renewable
resources, bioclimatic design, promotion and co-ordination of numerous
demonstration and pilot projects.
activities are marked by
its international character in participating in projects originating from
international authorities. Its very close relationship with the Italian
context is maintained by means of the involvement of the cities, the
regions and local communities within programmes having a European
Various energy and environmental plannings were
developed by the team: the Renewable Energy
Strategy for the City of Torino; the Energy Planning for the Umbria
Among the activities of the Team the following are the most relevant for the profile:
European Co-ordination of RESET Project: Renewable Energies Strategy for
European Towns - Barcelona, Glasgow, Grand Lyon, Turin and St.
Petersburg - EC, DG Research, 1994-1997
Scientific and operational responsibility
of the Project: TEST (Turin Energy&Environmental STrategy) promoted by
the City of Turin and the Commission of European Communities - DGXVII,
as part of the action on "Energy and Urban Environment".
Feasibility study of the "Turin Environmental Science Park", 1996-1997
Technical Co-ordination of the Art. 10 ERDF Regulation 95/C 319/06.
Urban Pilot Project "The GATE: living, not leaving", for the City of
Torino – Porta Palazzo Committee, 1997-2001
Winning proposal and
co-ordination of the QUISISANA Project, an Urban Pilot Project for the
City of Vigevano, under the "Neighbourhood Contracts" of the Italian
Ministry of Infrastructures, 1998-2000
Winning Proposal of the
HERA ORA Project, an URBAN II Project, winner of the Italian selection
of the ERDF Urban II Programme, 2000-2001