The French Institute of Science and Technology for Transport, Development and Networks is a Public Institution of a Scientific and Technical Nature. IFSTTAR is a major player in the European research on the city and the territories, transportation and civil engineering.
IFSTTAR’s role is to carry out and commission, direct, lead and appraise research, development and innovation in the areas of urban engineering, civil engineering, and construction materials, natural hazards, the transportation of persons and goods, systems and means of transport and their safety, infrastructure, and investigate their uses and impacts from the technical, economic, social, health, energy, environmental and human points of view.
Main tasks and responsibilities within the project
Renault will act as a coordinator for the project. Renault will also lead WP7, in relation to the demonstration of the charging solutions in urban areas. Particularly, Renault will coordinate the use case of DWPT in an urban area in Paris (UC2), supervising the proper development of the demosntraiton.
Within the use case, Renault will be responsible for the deployment of the DWPT, providing also some vehicles adapted to this charging system in order to test the solutions Renault will also contribute in Users, Business Models and Charging technologies work packages. (WP2, WP9 and WP3, respectively)