i4efficiency Project Launch Conference

i4efficiency Project Launch Conference

On February 1st, at Palácio Venças in Sintra, took place the Launch Conference of the Project "i4efficiency - Intelligent identifier for integration and logistics efficiency".

The project's main objective is to reduce energy consumption and CO2 emissions of the activities associated with urban logistics operations, besides offering greater flexibility and convenience to the services provided to local communities.

The project, which includes some innovative measures, takes place in two areas integrated in the Sintra Parish Union and the Parish Union of Massamá Monte Abraão in the Sintra municipality, which will function as living laboratories.

It will have the implementation of a Unique Address Identifier (IUE), a digital platform and complementary initiatives, such as the creation of logistics centers, installation of smart containers and distribution of bins for bio-waste and biodegradable bags.

The event was attended by Susana Escária (General Secretary for the Environment), Susana Ramos (EEA Grants Portugal), Francisco Ferreira (ZERO - Sustainable Earth System Association), Pedro Ventura (Sintra Town Hall), Pedro Mestre (deltapost), Marina Gonçalves (Marlo a.s), Miguel Ângelo Fonseca (Faculty of Architecture - University of Lisbon) and Valentina Chkoniya (VTMar).