Field Test Sweden (WP 2)

Field test activities :

  • Connection of a number of households to the “CESO“ (Customer Energy and System Optimization) smart grid platform developed by E.ON (test site A)
  • Connection of a number of households in the HSB Living Lab to the “ERO“ (Energy Organiser) under development by Chalmers (test site B)
  • Monitoring, mapping and analysis of user consumption behavior and habits at test sites A and B
  • Monitoring and analysis of comfort requirements and equipment in the connected households at test sides A and B
  • Adaptation of specific feedback strategies, intervention and planning tools as well as services to different user groups and stakeholders
  • Building operation optimization services provided
  • Evaluation of potentials for coupling electric and thermal grids
  • Evaluation of platform usability and service-oriented adaptation


  • Motivating and influencing change of user behavior towards lower energy consumption
  • Implementation of energy-related services with a special focus on customers‘ involvement

Project partners involved:

  • Chalmers University of Technology – Department of Industrial and Materials Science (IMS), division Design & Human Factors (D&HF)
  • RWTH Aachen University – Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate (EBC)
  • E.ON Sverige AB
  • City of Malmö

Test sites:

  • Hyllie, a smart city scenario specially constructed in an area of the city of Malmö
  • HSB Living Lab at Chalmers University campus, Gothenburg