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  Cities meet Members of European Parliament to discuss contribution to key energy legislations
23 June 2017 - 16:06, by Alix Bolle | 114 visits
Yesterday, in the margins of the EU Sustainable Energy Week, 5 elected city representatives held an exchange of views with Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on the role local authorities should play in the various energy legislative proposals that have been tabled by the European Commission as part of the Clean Energy (...)
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  Energy Cities launches pan-European study on remunicipalisation and local energy ownership
22 juin 2017 - 10:00, par Alix Bolle | 334 visits
How can cities and communities reclaim control over local energy systems ? What are the challenges and success factors for creating a local energy company ? What are the links between devolution and remunicipalisation moves, community energy and participative governance ? To answer these and many other questions around the rise of (...)
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  How Bristol took back control of its energy
20 June 2017 - 12:30, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 227 visits
The City of Bristol in England is known for being a breeding ground for local and community initiatives in favour of an ecological transition, which earned it the title of “European Green Capital” in 2015.
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  #EUSEW17 starts today, Come and meet us !
19 June 2017 - 12:11, by Floriane Cappelletti | 195 visits
The EUSEW Policy Conference is the most important European conference dedicated to sustainable energy policy issues. Sessions organised by the European Commission and energy stakeholders debate new policy developments, best practices and sustainable energy ideas, while networking events forge (...)
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  Inventive measures and tools to accelerate cities’ energy transition: Lisbon and Stuttgart in the spotlight!
15 June 2017 - 16:32, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 437 visits
Cities keep their course! Cities from all across the world are busy outlining roadmaps and masterplans defining the kind of energy transition they are keen to deliver: 100% renewable or climate neutral by 2050. But 2050 is now!
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  #maketheplanetgreatagain through mobilising ALL stakeholders
12 juin 2017 - 10:16, par Claire Roumet | 381 visits
This is how it is. The United States, the world’s second largest producer of greenhouse gas emissions, has announced its withdrawal from the first multilateral agreement on climate change signed by 195 countries. An agreement that reminds us of our shared responsibility and commits each country to imagining its OWN path towards (...)
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  Mr Trump, cities won’t change their course! #makeourplanetgreatagain
2 June 2017 - 09:20, by Miriam Eisermann | 1134 visits
What cast a cloud since the last US Presidential elections, has become real yesterday evening: Donald Trump officially announced his decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. Energy Cities President Eckart Würzner, the Mayor of the German city of Heidelberg reacted with disappointment, but not (...)
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  Carine Dartiguepeyrou: Accelerating the future
29 May 2017 - 15:57, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 566 visits
Carine Dartiguepeyrou, a political scientist and foresight specialist, helps private and public institutions change their paradigms and come up with their visions of the future. Her latest book is entitled “Le futur est déjà là” (The future is already here). She also made a speech at Energy Cities’ Stuttgart conference entitled “What (...)
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Events to come
Covenant of Mayors webinar: European Technical Assistance facilities: What do they offer to public authorities?
Monday 26 June 10:30-11:30

Energy Efficiency Watch: EU country reports
Monday 26 June 11:00-12:00

progRESsHEAT webinar - Integration of solar district heating into current & future energy systems
Monday 26 June 15:00-16:30

progRESsHEAT webinar - Energetický management a využití obnovitelných zdrojů na lokální úrovni
Wednesday 28 June 13:00-14:00

Voyage d’étude franco-allemand "La rénovation énergétique à l’échelle des quartiers" / Deutsch-Französische Studienreise „Energetische Quartierssanierung“
From 29 to 30 June

From 5 to 7 July

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