PARticipatory platform for sustainable Energy managementT.

Project Details


PARENT will operate across three European cities, linking up Amsterdam, Bergen and Brussels (Forest and Watermael-Boitsfort). In each of these cities, we will work with local authorities and citizens to build communities that will then collectively reduce household electricity consumption. By ensuring transparency, the project will address social acceptance of energy monitors and the technology we use.
PARENT stands for PARticipatory platform for sustainable ENergy managemenT. The project partners are Vrije Universiteit Brussel, University of Bergen, Resourcefully, Utrecht University, Blue Planet Academy & Consulting, Commune de Forest, Commune de Watermael-Boitsfort, Municipality of Bergen and City of Amsterdam.
Short title or EU acronymPARENT
Effective start/end date1/03/1630/06/19


  • sustainable energy

Flemish discipline codes

  • Renewable power and energy systems engineering