PVCITY – Solar potential in an urban environment

About the project

PVCITY (PTDC/EMS-ENE/4525/2014) is a research project started in 2014 at Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa assessing solar (PV) potential in an urban environment, supported by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia.


Researchers affiliated with the project:
Miguel C. Brito Lead researcher
Cristina Catita Researcher
Marta Panão Researcher
Paula Redweik Researcher
Sara Freitas Researcher
David Pera Research fellow
Miguel Santos Research fellow


Web 3D model of the buildings containing radiation information

Interactive visualization of the 3D-modelled buildings of Lisbon with radiation values, as per calculated using the project's methodology.


The PVCITY project is based on work being developed since 2012, comprising several publications, including articles, conference papers, and dissertations/theses.

Articles and conferences:
Dissertations and theses: