Double Level Regulation

Project information

Index: 0987C3
Acronym:PLUS
Priority:2: Environment and risk prevention
Sub Theme:Energy and sustainable transport
Location ESPAÑA Burgos Start/End date of the practice
Start: jan 2011
End: dec 2011

Topic of the practice

Urbanization initiative in the A.R.C.H. Rehabilitation Area Historical Centre

Good Practice Information

Burgos intends to comprehensively rehabilitate urban areas of special architectural, historical, artistic, cultural, environmental or social interest.With a general budget of 3,3 million € the initiative implies the improvement of the urbanization of this upper old town (one of the most degraded areas of the city), through accessibility and mobility actions, such as the replacement of sidewalks


and general supplies as well as incorporating street furniture and new lighting elements. This includes the settlement of the first 200 points of light with LED lamps in the City of Burgos.The global plan will be developed during 2011. It will be a test of this technology for the rest of the city. This will be accompanied by a aesthetic solution with modern streetlights in the area of San Esteban.

Evidence of success

Latest LED technology allows energy savings for low power consumption. This installation will be a test of this technology for the rest of the City.The intervention is developed in a crucial area en route to the Upper Castle remains, a modern art museum, historical heritage...so it should have a good effect on commercial and tourist activity.



Contact details to obtain further information on the practice

Rojo Rocio

City of Burgos

technico@burgosciudad21.org

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