Rethinking social & economic models based on local resources regeneration, ensuring societal solidarity & equity.
We, at Energy Cities, are driven by a desire to strengthen the role and skills of local governments. The hubs are the community spaces that help us achieving our target impacts and goals by:
Our members are diverse cities and local organisations.
Hubs membership is totally free!
There are no conditions to join other than the ambition and the commitment to share experiences.
Are you looking for ways to translate the concept of sufficiency at local level? To lead initiatives that respect planetary boundaries and ensure social justice? Are you wondering what local governments can do to foster changes in consumption as well as production patterns?
Then the Resource-wise & socially just local economies Hub is for you!
Through alternatives and new narratives, we will inspire cities to rethink local social and economic models based on local resources regeneration, while ensuring societal solidarity and equity.
The Covenant of Mayors EU Conference of 2023 will be an opportunity to reflect on local and regional governments' response to the energy crisis.
08 Jun - 11 Jun
Let’s revolutionise tomorrow In 2022, Grenoble has been chosen to hold the title of Green Capital of Europe. It was a springboard year for a […]
In a context of scarce urban land and the fight against climate change and the artificialization of land, many urban spaces remain paradoxically underused. In […]
17 Oct - 19 Oct
Modena, Province of Modena, Italy
A unique moment in the year to create new links, renew our priorities and build the foundations for higher ambitions and collaborations! Redesign of cities […]
Episode 6 of the series on sufficiency
Cities have a multitude of specific needs in order to deploy the transition within the territories.
When FEEL means "Frugal cities through Energy Efficiency and Low-tech communities"
Energy Cities' briefing
"What matters with new territorial indicators is that they shape and guide public policies".
How can you do more with less? European public authorities have to meet increasing demands, but with less money. Thinking bigger, the problem is also […]
Bridging the gap between the design and implementation of urban innovations for climate change adaptation and mitigation CLIMABOROUGH is designed to field test the ClimHub, […]
SSH CENTRE is a Horizon Europe project representing the cross-European Centre of Research Excellence for Climate-Energy-Mobility Social Sciences & Humanities (SSH). The project will engage […]
A capacity-building programme on innovative financing, by and for EU cities and regions