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  Energy Efficiency: UK cities call on Prime Minister to show ambition at European Council
17 October 2014 - 16:09, by Alix Bolle | 162 visits
Read in Euractiv and The Guardian. Bristol, Aberdeen, Leicester and Milton Keynes, all members of Energy Cities, sent a letter Wednesday 15 October to Prime Minister David Cameron urging him the to « support an ambitious, binding, energy efficiency target for 2030, not primarily to save energy or comply with international targets, (...)
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  The CoR urges the EU to opt for a more ambitious 2030 climate-energy package
13 octobre 2014 - 16:28, par Blandine Pidoux | 173 visits
In its opinion on the 2030 energy-climate package, adopted on October 8th, the Committee of the Region urges the EU to opt for a "winning trio" of binding and ambitious targets.
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  Second largest UN centre exhibiting Display® poster
9 October 2014 - 18:48, by Floriane Bernardot | 326 visits
Since 2008 a number of measures have been taken to reduce the energy consumption of the second largest United Nations centre resulting in a reduction of 30% by 2013.
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  EU Commission interviewed on Covenant of Mayors’ key contribution to Energy Security
8 October 2014 - 10:53, by Floriane Bernardot | 242 visits
Ahead of the 9 October High Level Covenant of Mayors Conference*, Marie Donnelly (Director for Energy Transition at the European Commission’s DG Energy) explains how the Covenant of Mayors can improve Europe’s energy security with an increased sense of urgency ahead of the looming winter (...)
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  #RidesharingDay or why driving together means more fun
3 October 2014 - 14:50, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 473 visits
It is well-known that access to public transportation can be a problem in rural areas. People do not necessarily have the choice: they need a car for travelling and they tend to drive alone. Unfortunately, car-sharing is still much more current in cities than in rural areas. The "Mobile together" project aims to change this via the (...)
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  Let’s IMAGINE... regenerative urban development at the 4th Future of Cities Forum
29 September 2014 - 12:32, by Floriane Bernardot | 832 visits
Organised by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the World Future Council and Energy Cities, the 4th Future of Cities Forum is also the Final Conference of the IMAGINE...low energy cities project.
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  Romanian cities receive funding to speed up mobility plans development
23 septembre 2014 - 15:14, par Blandine Pidoux | 334 visits
Thanks to a funding by European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Braşov is one of eight Romanian cities receiving help in the development of its SUMP.
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  New York, new approaches? The UN Climate Summit backs collective city-lead action
23 September 2014 - 10:00, by Miriam Eisermann | 399 visits
Floods, droughts, storms…Climate change is becoming more and more visible. Urgency for action is a leitmotiv for the world leaders gathering in New York as of today to attend the UN Climate Summit 2014.
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Events to come
Local Renewables Conference 2014
From 22 to 24 October

Workshop - Energy for cities in the 21st century
From 23 to 24 October

Saving Energy in Europe’s Public Buildings Using ICT
From 23 to 24 October

AIDA Final Conference - How to promote Nearly Zero Energy Buildings for new and retrofitting buildings in the municipal context
Wednesday 29 October 15:00-16:30

IMAGINE... regenerative urban development
From 30 to 31 October

Renovate Italy 2014 - Italian national REDay2014
Monday 3 November 09:30-13:00

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