Sino-Swedish webinar was held to explore the possibility of cooperation in the development of smart & ecological city

The global outbreak of COVID-19 aroused the awareness of smart cities and multi-functional buildings. With home office becoming the new normal, the question of how to integrate urban spaces has come to urban planners. Besides, global climate change and UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals remind us of the importance of eco-city. The Fourth Sino-Swedish Smart […]

Forum: China and Sweden Deepen Collaboration to Promote ESG and Workplace Safety in China’s Real Estate Sector

White Peak, together with the Embassy of Sweden in China, Business Sweden and Eco-city alliance, hosted a forum highlighting China and Sweden’s collaborations in ESG and workplace safety in China’s real estate sector on 22 September in Yantai, Shandong province. ESG, or Environment, Social and Governance, is an increasingly important trend in China for companies, […]

Webinar: Building Swedish Eco Cities in China

On September 1st, a webinar was held by Sweden China Trade Council to share experiences of Swedish companies to contributing to sustainable cities and capture growth opportunities in China. Representatives from Business Sweden, White Peak and SWECO were invited to speak on the Hammarby Eco City project in Yantai and the Eco city Alliance. Sustainability […]

Commemoration of Chinese and Swedish collaboration on sustainable cities held in Beijing

On June 9th we commemorated and discussed the continuous efforts to strengthen the collaboration between China and Sweden in the field of sustainable urban development. This was an occasion to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Alliance and the signing of purchasing agreements for the Hammarby Eco City project in Yantai. Major national Chinese media including People’s Daily, China Daily, China Securities Journal and 36 Krypton participated and reported about the event. The event was opened by the […]

Getting back to work, while staying vigilant on epidemic prevention

At the beginning of this year, China took broad actions to seal cities and pause work to avoid the spread of COVID-19. The construction of Yantai China-Sweden Eco-City, one of China-Sweden Hammarby Eco-City Alliance’s ongoing projects, was also temporarily suspended. Currently, as local infections have gradually decreased, people are now getting back to work. The […]

Stockholm is the winner of World Smart City Awards 2019

The City of Stockholm has claimed the prestigious title World’s Smartest City 2019 at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona on 20th November 2019. The World Smart City Award highlights projects, ideas and strategies that promote sustainable urban development, and it is awarded to a city that has a global strategy in combination […]

China Jinan – Sweden Eco City Industrial Cooperation Dialogue

On September 25th, the Hammarby Eco City Alliance (from here on referred to as the Alliance), together with the Jinan Investment Promotion Bureau and Business Sweden, organized the China Jinan-Sweden Eco-City Industrial Cooperation Dialogue. The event was hosted by Jinan’s municipal People’s Government and the Embassy of Sweden, and co-organized by the Jinan Natural Resources […]

Launching of the Alliance

Alliance committed to bring Swedish solutions to China’s green, sustainable development Builders and companies from Sweden launched today China-Sweden Hammarby Eco City Alliance, committing to building a “signature smart eco-city” on the coastline of Yantai, in northern China’s Shandong province. The alliance, which was launched at a time when China has achieving green and sustainable […]

Envac signs agreement with large Swedish Eco City project in China

In conjunction with the Nordic China Smart City Conference in Stockholm on March 26 Envac Scandinavia’s CEO, Patrick Haraldsson, and White Peak’s CEO, Jesper Jos Olsson, signed an agreement to supply the first Swedish-Chinese Eco City project with an innovative, state of the art waste management solution. The agreement is a result of White Peak […]