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Atos joins AI4Cities, the European project to accelerate the transition of cities to carbon neutrality

Madrid (Spain), Paris (France) – June nine, 2021

Atos joins AI4Cities, a a few-12 months EU-funded venture which aims to help 6 European metropolitan areas and regions speed up their transition to carbon neutrality. This involves: Helsinki (Finland), Amsterdam (Netherlands), Copenhagen (Denmark), Paris Location (France), Stravanger (Norway) and Tallin (Estonia). The artificial intelligence (AI) options will in the long run add to the reduction of CO2 in the parts of mobility and vitality, two domains liable for 82% of all greenhouse fuel emissions in European metropolitan areas.

Atos has been chosen for the Phase 1 of AI4Cities: the pre-business procurement (PCP) procedure that troubles engineering firms in the 6 metropolitan areas and regions to design and style, put into action and take a look at progressive artificial intelligence options helping them to modernize general public sector solutions and resolve societal key troubles. The chosen firms will, with artificial intelligence: assess vacation designs to design and style extra economical routes and schedules, contributing to a significantly smaller environmental footprint optimize the use of electrical auto charging destinations by providing tips based mostly on artificial intelligence and lessen the time to assess, approach and encourage investments (e.g. for building renovation). In addition, firms will do the job to optimize the intake and vitality performance in buildings and increase the use of community renewable electrical energy by way of need administration, working with buildings as distributed thermal vitality storage, amongst other options. The whole funding for this venture, which will be divided amongst the chosen suppliers throughout the complete PCP procedure, is four.6 million euros.

Atos will be liable for building solutions by way of the remedy referred to as “AI4GreenBuildings” which takes advantage of artificial intelligence to make improvements to the vitality effectiveness of buildings and its influence in terms of greenhouse fuel emissions, by way of a handle suite that displays the building versatile vitality provide (i.e. electrical energy, heating , air flow, air conditioning, drinking water) and use in buildings. In parallel, the remedy will help municipal choice-makers to build smarter and extra successful streamlined procedures. The remedy will also raise citizen consciousness on how their actions can influence vitality intake and CO2 emissions.

AI4GreenBuildings” proposes an progressive remedy to empower metropolitan areas and their citizens, letting them to take care of all the vitality assets of buildings, thanks to an progressive Info and Conversation Technology (ICT) platform, that permits interoperability and integration of units (e.g. meters, sensors, and so on.) for economical technology, storage and intake administration especially intended for houses, buildings, and even entire neighborhoods and communities. Its open, regular, and versatile design and style opens the doorway to potential scalability, replicability, collaboration, and integration of external communities in a simple way.

Atos will use machine discovering (ML) versions to exploit the collected details and to build AI-run solutions to optimize vitality resource administration and therefore lessen in general CO2 emissions.

We are really proud to do the job on helping deliver a sustainable modern society withAI4Cities, which is the ideal framework to take a look at Atos’s most progressive options for enhancing vitality performance in metropolitan areas, with the essential technical scope and the sufficient geographic dimension to get impactful and seen effects in numerous significant metropolitan areas of Europe”, claimed Javier Valiño, Head of the Energy, Weather and Decarbonization Device of the R&D division of Atos Iberia.

Atos has a short while ago confirmed its position as the chief of decarbonized and secure electronic, driven by its ambition to reach net-zero by 2028 and, by providing consumers with the start of the most comprehensive, conclusion-to-conclusion decarbonization portfolio on the current market: Url.

AI4cities is made up of numerous multidisciplinary partners from countries these as France, the Netherlands, Estonia, Denmark, Norway and Spain amongst others.

For extra information, stop by https://ai4cities.eu/

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About Atos

Atos is a world chief in electronic transformation with one hundred and five,000 workers and yearly revenue of above € 11 billion. European selection one particular in cybersecurity, cloud and significant effectiveness computing, the Team delivers tailored conclusion-to-conclusion options for all industries in 71 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization solutions and solutions, Atos is dedicated to a secure and decarbonized electronic for its consumers. Atos operates below the manufacturers Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The objective of Atos is to help design and style the potential of the information room. Its experience and solutions assist the growth of know-how, education and exploration in a multicultural method and add to the growth of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the world, the Team permits its consumers and workers, and customers of societies at significant to dwell, do the job and build sustainably, in a safe and sound and secure information room.

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