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Financing the energy renovation of residential buildings through soft loans and thirs-party investment schemes
Energy Agency of Frederikshavn - Denmark

Financing the energy renovation of residential buildings through soft loans and thirs-party investment schemes

In December 2014, Frederikshavn adopted a Master Plan to become a 100% renewable energy city by 2030. The key measures that willhelp achieve this objective […]

Transition to energy sovereignty
Local energy agency of Barcelona - Spain

Transition to energy sovereignty

This government measure was approved by the City Council in July 2016, with a budget of 130 million euros. Its approval shows the city is […]

En route for 100% renewable energy in municipal buildings
Genève - Switzerland

En route for 100% renewable energy in municipal buildings

Geneva is the seat of numerous international organisations and has conducted a recognised and acknowledged energy policy since the first oil crises in the 1970s. […]

Frankfurt, a german pionner with a “100% renewable” roadmap
Frankfurt - Germany

Frankfurt, a german pionner with a “100% renewable” roadmap

Frankfurt is a flourishing city with a strong tertiary industry and ranks 4th among European financial centres. The city has been actively fighting climate change […]

When urban and rural join forces towards the energy transition
Saint-Etienne Métropole - France

When urban and rural join forces towards the energy transition

The case of Saint-Étienne Métropole and Parc Naturel Régional du Pilat

Saint-Etienne urban community and Pilat Regional Natural Park have signed up together since 2015 to become one of France’s exemplary territories in the energy transition […]

Municipal regulation on buildings and electricity production from biogas
Energaia - Energy Agency for the South of the Oporto Metropolitan Area - Portugal

Municipal regulation on buildings and electricity production from biogas

Since 2010, Vila Nova de Gaia has been implementing a new policy at municipal level on the promotion of sustainable construction. The city also initiated […]

Building a local pole of expertise for building-based RES production
Brussels-Capital Region - Belgium

Building a local pole of expertise for building-based RES production

The Brussels-Capital region is strongly committed to mitigating its greenhouse gases emissions. The Société du Logement de la Région Bruxelles-Capitale (SLRB, Housing Company of the […]

100% RES – Towards energy self-sufficiency by 2050
Local energy agency of Barcelona - Spain

100% RES – Towards energy self-sufficiency by 2050

In 2015 this analysis led Barcelona to formally lay out its vision of a transition towards energy self-sufficiency. The municipality has set itself two objectives: […]

Bristol BRITE
Bristol - United Kingdom

Bristol BRITE

Developing the municipal power sector

Awarded the title of EU Green Capital for the year 2015, the city of Bristol is a leading municipality in terms of local climate action. […]

The Paris solar register
Paris - France

The Paris solar register

To meet its renewable energy target, the City is encouraging the development of solar power in its territory. But in a high-density urban setting such […]

Energy in the 2050’s roadmap
Figueres - Spain

Energy in the 2050’s roadmap

The Roadmap of Energy in the Figueres of 2050 is a long-term strategy for changing the city’s energy model. This Roadmap has been drawn up […]

The Delft Energy Saving Fund
Delft - The Netherlands

The Delft Energy Saving Fund

Set up by the municipality of Delft in 2006, the Delft Energy Saving Fund is part of a wide range of instruments supporting local projects […]

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