Energy Transition Covenant of Mayorss IMAGINE
  Urban freight distribution: SMILE information guide gathers energy-efficient best practices
26 June 2015 - 17:42, by Floriane Bernardot | 178 visits
Urban freight transport plays a key role towards the economic vitality of the cities. Goods transport and delivery are fundamental elements of economic activity that is increasingly dependent on the regional business network producing increased pollutant emissions and greenhouse gas (...)
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  Financing sustainable energy: Finding your way
23 June 2015 - 09:56, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 209 visits
Cities often find it challenging to find their way through the complex maze of EU funding streams, programmes and mechanisms. Two new tools should help.
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  Energy Cities’ 25th anniversary : City of Brussels rewarded for its energetic... team!
19 June 2015 - 10:30, by Floriane Bernardot | 294 visits
The city of Brussels was officially handed out the 1st prize of ’My city, my team, my energy’ photo contest yesterday (Thursday 18 June 2015) on the occasion of an after-work cocktail celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Energy Cities network.
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  Energy transition, a true vitamin cocktail for the local economy!
18 June 2015 - 09:59, by Floriane Bernardot | 326 visits
In its study “Economic impact of the energy transition at local level”, Energy Cities identified mechanisms through which energy transition measures stimulate the local economy.
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  #EUSEW2015 - Come and meet Energy Cities!
16 June 2015 - 12:24, by Floriane Bernardot | 324 visits
From 15 to 19 June, you can participate in events organised in Brussels and all over Europe in the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week. Energy Cities has organised workshops and will take part in several others where we will be glad to meet you!
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  Epernay and Ettlingen: A successful TANDEM for the local energy transition
11 June 2015 - 16:11, by Floriane Bernardot | 334 visits
The twinning arrangement between the French city of Epernay and the German city of Ettlingen was initiated in 1953. It is the second oldest city-twinning agreement between France and Germany.
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  #COP21 - European mayors’ message to Paris negotiators
10 June 2015 - 14:32, by Floriane Bernardot | 342 visits
In the latest issue of Energy Cities INFO magazine, the mayors of Figueres (Spain), Växjö (Sweden) and Milton Keynes (UK) express their expectations as regards the UN Climate Summit (COP21) to be held in Paris next December.
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  Adrian Joyce wishes a Happy Birthday to Energy Cities, "an Innovative, Communicative and Provocative" partner!
8 June 2015 - 10:38, by Frédéric Boyer | 343 visits
I have known and worked with Energy Cities for over a decade and I stand impressed by its approach to encouraging cities to be front runners in the needed energy transition in the EU.
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Events to come
Covenant of Mayors webinar: Local Energy Data Collection for Greenhouse Gas Inventories - focus UK
Wednesday 1 July 15:00-16:30

Open debate: "The Covenant of Mayors going global"
Wednesday 1 July 17:30-19:00

Workshop on energy generation, distribution and consumption
Thursday 2 July 09:00-12:00

Dialogues en humanité 2015
From 3 to 5 July

European Green Capital Award - Workshop for applicant cities
Friday 3 July 10:00-18:00

Covenant of Mayors webinar: LCEPs and SEAPs in Poland - Get engaged and finance local sustainable energy action!
Wednesday 8 July 09:30-10:30

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