• algoWatt will collaborate with GeTUP research.
  • The total GeTUP project is worth about EUR 2 million.
  • EUR 1 million was funded to get customized and accessible travel planning solutions and a low environmental impact.

Sustainable mobility in urban areas

A GreenTech Solutions Company, algoWatt S.p.A. listed on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA), will collaborate with GeTUP research. The project is based on sustainable mobility and Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) solutions in the urban environment.

algoWatt offers management and control systems that integrate devices, software, networks, and services with a clear sector focus on smart cities and enterprises, digital energy and utilities, and green mobility.

Investment pattern and funding

The GeTUP project is worth about EUR 2 million, and it received funding of about EUR 1 million from POR FESR 2014-2020 – Axis 1 – Action 1.2.4 – Poles of Research and Innovation of the Liguria Region. Further approved by Finanziaria Ligure per lo Sviluppo Economico – FI.L.S.E. S.p.A., a technical entity that assists the Liguria Region and other Ligurian territorial entities.

The project was funded based on the design, definition, and implementation of policies and interventions supporting the Ligurian economic system.

Work in collaboration

The algoWatt Research and Innovation team will coordinate for the project work and focus on the MaaS (Mobility-as-a-Service) system in collaboration with Genoa public transport operator research bodies and five SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises). The development of MaaS is a part of the funding of approximately EUR 0.28 million.

As per advanced profiling systems, “The GeTUP project will study, realize at prototype level and experimentally validate in the Genoa area a MaaS platform model for trip planning with reduced environmental impact, personalized and accessible, adapting to the user’s characteristics, offering incentives to stimulate behavioural changes.”