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Energy Cities, Local authorities in energy transition.

Energy Cities is the european association of local authorities in energy transition. The association created in 1990 represents now more than 1,000 towns and cities in 30 countries.

Tampere (Finland) : low energy and carbon solutions in housing cooperatives
by Blandine Pidoux
15 Nov 2017 at 4:54am

Low Carbon Housing Tampere Plus (TARMO+) is a three-year ERDF funded project run by the energy agency of Tampere for the promotion of low-energy and carbon solutions in residential housing. It mainly focuses on strengthening cooperation between all stakeholders on the territory.
In line with the city strategy 2025 and based on a true multi-stakeholder approach, TARMO+ has so far facilitated cooperation activities between 250 housing cooperatives and 50 local energy services companies who (...)

Greater Geneva : a cooperative cross-border area
by Béatrice Alcaraz
13 Nov 2017 at 7:42am

The Swiss partners from the Cantons of Vaud and Geneva and their French counterparts have devised a shared vision of their territory's development combining mobility, urban development and environmental measures, spurred on by the ?Conurbation Project? approach promoted by the Swiss Confederation since 2007 and eligible to co-funding.
Energy Cities met Pierre Jean Crastes, co-President of Greater Geneva's Cross-border Energy Community and Vice-President for the energy transition at the (...)

progRESsHEAT Final dissemination webinars: How to accelerate the deployment o...
by Floriane Cappelletti
10 Nov 2017 at 1:56am

Over the past 2,5 years, the progRESsHEAT project has been seeking to assist local, regional, national and EU political leaders in developing policy and strategies to ensure a quick and efficient deployment of renewables in heating and cooling networks.
The project is now coming to an end, and the team wishes to share and discuss the results through a series of 4 webinars, each focusing on some specific aspects of heating and cooling analysis and planning at local and national level.
The (...)

Save the date for the 2018 EU Covenant of Mayors Ceremony and Investment Forum!
by Floriane Cappelletti
8 Nov 2017 at 7:01am

As the Covenant of Mayors will celebrate its 10th anniversary next year, and with the 2020 milestone coming closer, you are invited to the Covenant Ceremony and Investment Forum to be held on 21 and 22 February 2018 in Brussels.
The EU is modernizing its energy, climate and transport legislation to better serve its citizens and deliver on its commitment under the Paris Climate Agreement. This will require active local participation to succeed while offering cities and communities new tools (...)

Smarter Together - political commitment in the energy transition process in S...
by Francisco Gonçalves
6 Nov 2017 at 2:27am

On the 25th and 26th October, Energy Cities co-organized a thematic workshop with Santiago de Compostela Municipality. This event took place in this Galician town within the frame of Smarter Together project.
This workshop brought all participating cities in the project to the capital of Galicia. In these intensive two days, Santiago showed all the impressive political commitment and engagement in the transition process, and having a smart city vision based on governance.
The Mayor, (...)

We are looking for a communications student - Join us !
by Béatrice Alcaraz
30 Oct 2017 at 7:33am

Do you want to support our communications around city actions in the energy transition, especially through our digital channels?
Apply now and join us for 3-6 months
We are looking for a communications student who loves to create engaging communications and who is at ease with writing journalistic style texts in English (French is a bonus). We're sure you will enrich the communications team's work with your creative ideas and your storyteller talent.
In addition to (...)

Smart Cities: Are they smart enough?
by Béatrice Alcaraz
26 Oct 2017 at 3:05am

Where do Energy Cities members stand? Two French members have shared with us their definition of a ?smart city? with, hovering in the background, a few question marks. Smart cities, an opportunity for sustainable development!
By Laurent Tonnerre, Deputy Mayor of the City of Lorient
New digital tools and uses offer a wealth of opportunities, provided, of course, they are not imposed on cities and are implemented with their active participation. The City of Lorient has conducted foresight (...)

Climate and Energy: Shift in national policies well underway
by Claire Roumet
13 Oct 2017 at 7:03am

?The grownups have finally won? analyses The Guardian at the announcement of the UK's new climate strategy. Called the ?clean growth strategy' and published on October 12th, it echoes the choices made two days before by the new Dutch government to in essence revolutionize the Dutch energy system.
Time to be bold, time to clearly set the direction, and there is no ambiguity in the message passed: it is the end of fossil fuels. The centre right coalition which will now govern the country has (...)

How to finance your SECAP: Join the PROSPECT EU-wide peer-to-peer learning pr...
by Blandine Pidoux
4 Oct 2017 at 2:48am

Securing financing for sustainable energy projects remains a great challenge for most EU local authorities. Energy Cities is a partner of the new European H2020 PROSPECT project that aims at boosting cities and regions' skills and expertise through the development and implementation of an ambitious European-wide peer-to-peer learning programme. Financing sustainable energy and climate projects: a challenge for cities and regions
A growing number of European cities and regions have engaged (...)

Lisbon : City administration and citizens working together to improve life in...
by Floriane Cappelletti
26 Sep 2017 at 8:54am

Several years ago, the City of Lisbon launched the BIP/ZIP strategy, aiming to promote social and territorial cohesion, active citizenship, self-organisation and community participation.
The starting point for developing this strategy was the acknowledgement that Lisbon, as most cities and towns in the world, was suffering from fractures due to social, urban or environmental issues. The municipality started with identifying the city's neigbourhoods that were lacking the "minimum level of (...)

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