Energy research shapes the future of energy

Aspern Smart City Research GmbH & Co KG (ASCR) is a joint venture between a network operator, an energy generation an supply company, a technology company and the city of vienna. This cooperative partnership was established to develop some of the technical solutions that are required for the future energy environment and especially in a new real-life urban district with active customers.

This involves innovative approaches towards building automation systems and using the energy flexibilities of buildings and the energy market in ways that enable residents to cooperate and accept the new systems. Furthermore, optimal methods are being developed to capture detailed network status data and also use it for network planning. All these solutions are based on comprehensive ICT, testing and developing convenient big data models, and suitable analytics.

project overview (pdf, German, 6,7 MB)