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  Annual Rendezvous 2014 is shifted from Riga to Brussels
8 avril 2014 - 16:47, par Blandine Pidoux | 318 visits
Due to circumstances beyond their control, the City of Riga cannot host the Annual Rendezvous 2014 anymore. Consequently, it has been decided to shift the event to Brussels on 23-25 April - same dates.
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  Energy & climate 2030: Ban Ki-Moon urges the EU to reach an agreement
4 April 2014 - 17:48, by Floriane Bernardot | 231 visits
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon called on the European Union leaders to speed up the adoption of new 2030 climate & energy targets and lead the global effort to deal with climate change.
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  IPCC Report: Understanding the climate-related challenges and tackling them creatively
2 April 2014 - 10:25, by Floriane Bernardot | 211 visits
"Understanding [the] challenges and tackling them creatively can make climate-change adaptation an important way to help build a more vibrant world in the near-term and beyond"
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  Meeting energy and climate challenges is a task for local authorities
31 mars 2014 - 11:52, par Béatrice Alcaraz | 208 visits
Eckart Würzner, Mayor of Heidelberg and President of Energy Cities for the magazine European Files. No one disputes the fact that any energy strategy needs to rely, in particular, on technology, as most of the articles in this publication show. Forty years after the first oil crisis that marked the beginning of the end of strong (...)
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  Top 10 energy transition initiatives: Join the networking sessions at #mayors2014 in Riga
27 March 2014 - 12:06, by Miriam Eisermann | 569 visits
When, if not on 23 and 24th April in Riga would you have the opportunity to meet the inventors and leaders of 10 brilliant energy transition initiatives? The networking sessions during the Riga Rendez-vous will be perfect for knowledge-sharing and exchange and provide practical tools and partnership opportunities. Register now - (...)
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  Aduhme : awareness campaign on night-time lighting
24 mars 2014 - 09:15, par Béatrice Alcaraz | 235 visits
The issue of public lighting is a major challenge for local authorities both energy, economic and ecological.
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  EU climate and energy framework for 2030: leaders remain unambitious and fail to embark local authorities
21 March 2014 - 15:42, by Miriam Eisermann | 738 visits
A decision on a clear European climate and energy policy line for the period 2020-2030 is urgently needed before the dissolution of the European Commission this summer. But as they discussed the future EU policy framework in Brussels today, heads of state and government postponed taking a clear decision to October. Thereby they (...)
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  ‘Mayors Adapt’ – The Covenant of Mayors model extends to climate adaptation
20 March 2014 - 10:52, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 336 visits
source: Covenant of Mayors - The Covenant of Mayors approach relies on multi-level governance and bottom-up action as a way of achieving the EU’s 2020 CO2 reduction objective. After the resounding success of the last six years – with close to 6,000 cities committed to local sustainable energy – the Covenant model will (...)
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Events to come
Energy Cities’ Annual Rendezvous in Riga (SHIFTED TO BRUSSELS!)
From 23 to 25 April

Implementing Sustainable Energy Action Plans: How to make the most of district heating?
Wednesday 23 April 14:00-17:15

International Passiv House Conference 2014
From 25 to 26 April

Managing the European Energy Transition - Euroheat a Power Annual Conference
From 28 to 29 April

International Workshop: BiogasHeat – Increasing the efficiency of biogas
Monday 12 May

EUSEW 2014
From 23 to 27 June

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