Resccue

This project has recived funding from European Comission by means of Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, under Grant Agreement no. 700174

Blog

Blog

  • 12. 12. 2019

    As the electric Distribution System operator (DSO), EDP Distribuição established its resilience approach, based on business continuity framework, which provided the opportunity to develop and proper evolve an Exercise Program. In this way, it was possible to increase the volume and the complexity of exercises focused on multiple events with relevant impact on the electrical infrastructure, involving relevant stakeholders. - By Inês Cândido Silva, Nuno Duarte and Paulo Alberto, EDP Distribuição

  • 04. 12. 2019

    In these times of constant change, it is important that companies know how to adapt to these changes. In this way, instead of generating a negative impact, changes can become an opportunity for the future. That is why e-distribución has decided to implement this concept in its new Network Digital Twin project (NDT). In NDT, there are about 20 initiatives to improve and intelligently upgrade the power grid. - By Andrea Costa, e-distribución (Endesa)

  • 20. 11. 2019

    The framework of uncertainty associated with climate change, in terms of magnitude and impact on the various sectors, results in the need of having flexible, multidisciplinary and consistent adaptation strategies. In Portugal, the National Strategy of Adaptation to Climate Change establishes six structural programmes or axes to be considered in relation to urban water services. - By José Saldanha Matos, HIDRA

  • 05. 11. 2019

    How can we build city resilience if representatives of the critical city services that keep the city running aren’t in the room? What is the lure and how can we overcome the difficulties in getting the relevant parties engaged? - By John Stevens, Bristol City Council

  • 29. 10. 2019

    With the Urban Resilience in a Context of Climate Change (URCC) the RESCCUE project will focus on the urban challenges and solutions to climate change. The encounter will consolidate the main achievements of the project and increase visibility among outside partners with view to ensuring continuity to the collaborations and initiatives. - By Esteban León, UN-Habitat