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From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in La Rochelle
La Rochelle - France

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in La Rochelle

La Rochelle is a touristic city on the French Atlantic coast that aims to become a slow town, meaning that 80% of the streets will […]

From spinning yarn to carbon budgeting
Manchester - United Kingdom

From spinning yarn to carbon budgeting

Manchester Climate Change Strategy 2017-2050 : How a centre of the industrial revolution becomes a centre of the energy revolution:

The city of Manchester played a key role in the industrial revolution in the 19th century. As a former textile capital, the city has a […]

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Rotterdam
Rotterdam - The Netherlands

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Rotterdam

Inspired by the example of Ghent, the Living Streets in Rotterdam, called “Dream Streets”, started in 2015. They are defined as initiatives of citizens and/or […]

Fighting energy poverty
Barcelona - Spain

Fighting energy poverty

Being cold at home is not normal

The Energy Advice Points are a Barcelona City Council service that offers the necessary information, assistance and intervention for people to exercise their energy rights […]

A new cycling ring to transform mobility in València
Valencia - Spain

A new cycling ring to transform mobility in València

Encouraging cycling as a real option for a safe and comfortable way of transport

The project brings benefits in many areas, such as pollution reduction, noise reduction and better conditions for cycling and walking in the city. It is undoubtedly a work of general interest.

Loos in transition
Loos-en-Gohelle - France

Loos in transition

Loos-en-Gohelle replacing coal-mining with renewable energy sources!

Loos-en-Gohelle was one of the main mining cities in France’s northern “Nord-Pas-de-Calais” coal mining basin. In this former agricultural village, 7 mine shafts and 8 […]

Citizens’ Solar Power Plant
Vienna - Austria

Citizens’ Solar Power Plant

Wien Energie elaborated an innovative model to allow its citizens to take part in the installation of photovoltaics on public buildings’ roofs or just beyond […]

Växjö, a bike friendly city
Växjö - Sweden

Växjö, a bike friendly city

In Växjö, improving the travel behaviour of the citizens is a real concern of the municipality. To increase the use of bike, for example, and […]

Energy Safari
Zoetermeer - The Netherlands

Energy Safari

Having fun with energy

Solar energy – Nearly zero-energy buildings The city of Zoetermeer decided to fight against climate change and biodiversity loss in order to become more sustainable […]

Citizen Engagement at the core of the energy transformation
Urban community of Grenoble Alpes Métropole - France

Citizen Engagement at the core of the energy transformation

The Grenoble-Alpes-Métropole Region consists of 49 municipalities, among them the capital Grenoble. The metropolitan area is home to ca. 500,000 inhabitants, out of which more […]

Rethinking urban lifestyles to transform San Sebastián into a carbon-neutral city in 2050
San Sebastian - Spain

Rethinking urban lifestyles to transform San Sebastián into a carbon-neutral city in 2050

The Basque city of San Sebastián (Spanish), home to about 186,000 inhabitants, is the administrative capital of the province of Guipúzcoa and a major culture […]

Master Plan for 100 % Climate Mitigation
Frankfurt-am-Main - Germany

Master Plan for 100 % Climate Mitigation

Frankfurt am Main, strengthening local economy through the energy transition!

“The greatest potential we have, not only in Frankfurt, but basically everywhere, is the ability to reduce our energy consumption”, Wiebke Fiebig, head of the […]

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