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IMAGINE Seminar - November 2008Energy Cities is the European Association of local authorities in energy transition

From 2015 to 2017, Energy Cities is under the Presidency of the City of Heidelberg (DE) with a Board of Directors of 11 European cities.

The association created in 1990 represents now more than 1,000 towns and cities in 30 countries.

Energy Cities’ premises are located in Brussels (BE) and Besançon (FR).

Main objectives

  • To strengthen your role and skills in the field of sustainable energy.
  • To represent your interests and influence the policies and proposals made by European Union institutions in the fields of energy, environmental protection and urban policy.
  • To develop and promote your initiatives through exchange of experiences, the transfer of know-how and the implementation of joint projects.

Proposals for the Energy Transition of Cities and Towns

In 2012, Energy Cities initiated a process aimed at making and debating proposals for accelerating the energy transition of European cities and towns. These proposals are based on innovative approaches, new ideas and groundbreaking practices. They provide practical answers and link today’s action to the long-term vision of a low energy city with a high quality of life for all.
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A sharper, 3D vision of our energy future


Energy Cities’ political 3D vision allows for both a wide-viewing angle and a high precision look at the energy future. Three components that will bring the change:

  • Divest
  • Democratise
  • Devolve

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    Partnerships

Energy Cities is an official member of the
Coalition for energy savings.


Energy Cities is an official member of the
Heat Coalition, a platform gathering 11 European associations with a stake in the heating and cooling sector.


Energy Cities is an official partner of the
Renovate Europe Campaign.


Energy Cities is an associate member of
NetwercH2O, Network for Water in European Regions and Cities.
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Events to come
URBACT Summer University 2016
From 24 to 26 August

progRESsHEAT webinar: The success story of the extensive Danish district heating system
Wednesday 31 August 14:00-15:30

Energiahatékonyság vs rezsicsökkentés: az Energy Efficiency Watch projekt hazai tanulságai
Thursday 8 September 10:00-11:00

progRESsHEAT webinar: Waste heat integration into district heating networks – Experiences from district heating providers
Friday 9 September 10:00-11:30

Voyage d’Étude Réseaux de Chaleur & Froid au Danemark
From 13 to 14 September

Smart mobility. Strong economy.
From 16 to 22 September

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