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Cool urban living spaces for a resilient society

Project Leader
Ertl Thomas, Project Leader
Duration:
01.02.2020-30.04.2023
Programme:
Smart Cities Demo - Kooperative F&E-Projekte - Experimentelle Entwicklung
Type of Research
Technological Development
Project partners
Innsbrucker Kommunalbetriebe Aktiengesellschaft, Salurner Str. 11 , 6020 Innsbruck, Austria.
Contact person: DI Bernhard Zit;
Function of the Project Partner: Partner
University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria.
Contact person: Wolfgang Rauch;
Function of the Project Partner: Partner
Staff
F├╝rhacker Maria, Project Staff
Pressl Alexander, Project Staff
Kretschmer Florian, Project Staff
Proksch Philipp, Project Staff
Simperler Lena, Project Staff (bis 14.06.2020)
Gitto Aurora, Project Staff
BOKU Research Units
Institute for Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control
Funded by
Austrian Research Promotion Agency, Sensengasse 1, 1090 Wien, Austria
Abstract
The project cool-INN aims to evaluate a suitable location for the implementation of blue infrastructure for Innsbruck, to plan and accompany the pilot phase and to survey the effects of the new open space design on urban ecology and the residential and commercial area. The integrative cooperation of the water supply and wastewater management company IKB with scientific partners, the city of Innsbruck and the citizens should lead to a sustainable and holistic concept and its implementation. The documentation and evaluation will help to build up knowledge about urban cooling and will be available to other municipalities after the project ends.
Keywords
Urban water supply and sanitation; Environmental engineering; Water infrastructure; Sustainable technologies;
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