residential houses Demand Response

Optimising the energy demand of neighbourhoods under DR umbrella

Given that contemporary urban life is showing a clear trend of accelerating, everyday tasks are slowly but surely becoming a burden for all of us. From rising in the early morning, showering, teeth brushing, clothes selection, driving, coping with morning… Read More »

Building & IoT data in Demand Response

Integrating Building and IoT data in Demand Response solutions

Last 19th to 21st of June, our Partner Tekniker, represented by Iker Esnaola-Gonzalez and Francisco Javier Diez, participated in the LDAC2019 – 7th Linked Data in Architecture and Construction Workshop. They got the opportunity to present RESPOND project and published… Read More »


Project News: Devices deployed at the Aran Pilot Site

Devices deployed at the Aran Pilot Site: a lot of work has been underway in the Aran Islands in the last few months, and the pilot now has 13 houses signed up to the project, with more to come. The… Read More »


RESPOND Events: RESPOND was at Sustainable Places 2019

RESPOND participated in the Sustainable Places 2019 for the second year in a row! We were very excited to have the opportunity to spread the word about our project. If you want more information on the event please go to: SP2019.… Read More »

LDAC2019 - Tekniker and RESPOND

RESPOND Events: Meet us at our Workshop in LDAC2019

Our Partner Tekniker, represented by Iker Esnaola-Gonzalez and Francisco Javier Diez, will participate in the LDAC2019 – 7th Linked Data in Architecture and Construction Workshop on the 19th – 21th June 2019. Read our full paper about “Integrating Building and IoT… Read More »

Interoperability - Demand Response

Semantic Technologies for Integrating Demand Response Data

Renewable Energy Sources (RES) are increasingly penetrating the energy production side, and in combination with DR programs and improvement in energy storage options, could contribute to significantly reduce peak demands. However, the integration of the different systems and technologies involved… Read More »

Demand Response and Heating in Homes

Demand Response and Space Heating Practices in Homes

In Europe, approximately 40% of the total energy consumption is used in buildings. Providing a comfortable and healthy indoor environment for occupants is responsible for a major part of the energy used in buildings. Demand response can be utilised in… Read More »

The key points of Respond Project in 2018

2018 was the year when RESPOND project made important progresses! Today we would like to share with you some of the key points that the consortium did last year. Check as well a few hints of what’s coming in this… Read More »

Demand Response and Smart Cities

The Role of DR in Smart Cities

More than 50% of the world’s population lives in urban areas, and this percentage is projected to reach 68% by 2050 according to the UN. This concentration of urban population implies several advantages in terms of efficiency, allowing people to… Read More »

Buildings Madrid Pilot site Respond Project

Meet the Madrid Pilot Site

The third pilot site is located in an urban area near to Madrid city centre. This city of 3,2 million inhabitants in the centre area and more than 6 million including the metropolitan area enjoys a mainland Mediterranean weather with… Read More »