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  The commons transition: it’s all about pooling resources
26 July 2017 - 09:30, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 367 visits
Interview with Michel Bauwens, President of the Foundation for P2P Alternatives
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  Smart mobility projects as change-makers? Outcomes from workshop in Sofia, Bulgaria
25 July 2017 - 17:04, by Francisco Gonçalves | 397 visits
Common problems and joint solutions for smart mobility and citizen engagement were at the focus of a thematic workshop in Sofia in the framework of the Smarter Together project.
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  Colours and science to raise environmental awareness in Bielsko-Biala!
The Beskids Good Energy Festival took place June 9 in Energy Cities’ Polish member city Bielsko-Biala. It was the 7th edition of a very popular and recreative festival on energy, environmental and climate protection.
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  Stuttgart : towards a carbon neutral city thanks to a local energy ownership
19 July 2017 - 10:00, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 600 visits
In 2011, Stuttgart City Council set up the municipal utility Die Stadtwerke Stuttgart (SWS) as a subsidiary of Stuttgarter Versorgungs- und Verkehrsgesellschaft, in charge of public transport. The remunicipalisation process ended with the take-over of the distribution networks (gas and electricity) in 2014, just 12 years after the (...)
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  Energy Cities President meets Members of European Parliament to discuss role of cities in EU Energy Union governance
13 July 2017 - 10:04, by David Donnerer | 747 visits
On July 6th, on the occasion of the European Parliament plenary session in Strasbourg, Energy Cities’ President and Lord Mayor of Heidelberg, Eckart Würzner, compared notes with Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on the role local authorities should play in the governance of the EU Energy Union, a key legislative proposal (...)
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  European Energy Transition Conference - CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS
11 July 2017 - 11:37, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 560 visits
In 2018, the European energy transition conference will held in the cross-border conurbation of Greater Geneva.
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  Energy Efficiency Watch: Learn more about the progress of energy efficiency policies in the 28 EU member states
7 July 2017 - 16:56, by Floriane Cappelletti | 746 visits
You are interested in how the EU is going to meet its energy efficiency objectives but you have missed the Energy Efficiency Watch 3 webinars? This article is for you!
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  Just a second...what about the just transition for coal communities?
29 June 2017 - 12:43, by Miriam Eisermann | 964 visits
, 29 June 2017 - 12:43, by Oana-Mihaela Mihalache | 964 visits
The path followed by Europe since the Paris Agreement to go ‘fossil free’ has made coal communities worry about their future. Torn between economic aspirations and climatic necessities, they have been destabilised by these international climate ambitions and Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the agreement. The most recent report by (...)
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Events to come
Eliminating Energy Poverty Across Europe: Monitoring Progress for an Inclusive Energy Union
Tuesday 5 September 10:00-16:30

Navigating the transition to renewable heating and cooling in Europe: Policy recommendations and lessons learned from local case studies
Monday 11 September 16:00-17:45

3rd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating
From 12 to 13 September

The Power of Heat: A consumer-led energy transition
From 21 to 22 September

"Small Communities, Big Ideas" CIVITAS Forum 2017
From 27 to 29 September

Rencontres Nationales "Énergie et territoires ruraux, vers des territoires à énergie positive"
From 27 to 29 September

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