Help us shape the future of the Covenant of Mayors movement

Until 15 September, all local and regional governments across Europe are invited to influence the developments of the Covenant of Mayors through an online survey.

New handbook on citizen finance out!

Step-by-step guidelines on energy cooperatives and crowdfunding

Governing energy transitions in cities

Join our energy transition learning relay!

Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting
Tartu - Estonia

Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting

Nearly zero energy retrofitting in 17 condominiums

Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting
Tampere - Finland

Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting

“Energy Expert” training, a real multi-stakeholder approach in Tampere

Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting
Paris - France

Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting

CoachCopro, the approach developed by the Paris Climate Agency

Cities and civil society as allies for the energy transition in the EU and US

Cities and civil society as allies for the energy transition in the EU and US

Lessons for successful civil society engagement

When it comes to efforts to address complex global challenges such as climate change, it is clear that a transatlantic partnership is needed as a prerequisite for any viable solution.

Climate-mainstreaming municipal budgets

Climate-mainstreaming municipal budgets

Taking from fossil fuel economy to reinvest in local sustainable communities

This guidebook aims to address the lack of awareness of the role of public finance in the energy transition within municipal administrations. It does so in anticipation of declining local budgets, raising the question of how cities can efficiently channel finances to achieve their climate goals.
It contains a collection of examples and tools, which can help local authorities align their expenditure and investments with the Paris Agreement objective.

Local energy and climate roadmaps

Local energy and climate roadmaps

Five city vision for 2050

Planning for 2050 is happening now in European cities. These examples show how cities are redefining urban climate and energy governance and citizen participation in designing an ambitious mid-century future, and will hopefully inspire European leaders to design together with their citizens Europe’s Paris-proof energy transformation by 2050.

Renewable energy partnerships

Renewable energy partnerships

Renewable community energy engagement

Renewable energy partnerships

At present, many local governments in Europe are eager to support their citizens in getting renewable energy projects off the ground or in taking a […]

Zero Carbon Cities

Zero Carbon Cities

New climate change targets in line with the Paris Agreement

Zero Carbon Cities

The ‘URBACT Zero Carbon Cities project’, is led by Manchester. Seven european cities are involved in this projetct : Bistrita (RO) Frankfurt am Main (DE) […]

TOMORROW

TOMORROW

Leading the energy transition bottom-up

TOMORROW

What is TOMORROW? TOMORROW is a Horizon 2020 funded project, aiming at empowering local authorities to lead the transition towards low-carbon, resilient and more liveable […]