Innovative financing for cities

Five free handbooks to improve your city's energy performance

Energy Cities welcomes 4 new member cities

The cities of Krizevci, Vienna, Valencia and Vilvoorde join the Energy Cities’ network!

Stuttgart Fund
Stuttgart - Germany

Stuttgart Fund

Internal contracting

The Integrated Action Program for Climate Protection in Munich (IHKM)
Munich - Germany

The Integrated Action Program for Climate Protection in Munich (IHKM)

Almada’s Climate Fund
Almada - Portugal

Almada’s Climate Fund

Internal contracting

Unleashing the power of community renewable energy

Unleashing the power of community renewable energy

How the EU legislation can help to remove barriers to community and citizen renewable energy?

Community energy production in Europe has huge potential. A recent study found that half of EU citizens – including local communities, schools and hospitals – could be producing their own renewable electricity by 2050, meeting 45% of their energy demand.1 Now, building on new EU community and citizen energy rights, the potential must be fully unleashed, to put Europe on the path to the needed energy transformation.

CYBER

CYBER

Communicate your buildings' energy rating

The Display Campaign is the first and most widespread European Campaign to encourage municipalities to publicly display environmental performances of their municipal buildings. More than 13,000 buildings are labelled with the Display poster showing their energy and water performances as well as green house gas emissions.

Intracting

Intracting

Internal performance contracting

This financing scheme « Intracting » makes it possible to implement cost-effective energy saving measures regardless of the municipality’s budget ary constraints, therefore contributing to improving the municipality’s financial situation.

LIFE PlanUp

LIFE PlanUp

For strong and inclusive energy & climate plans

LIFE PlanUp

Engaging national, regional and local partners, the LIFE PlanUp project focuses on five EU Member States: Spain, Italy, Poland, Romania and Hungary. PlanUp closely tracks the […]

Display® Campaign

Display® Campaign

The best way to communicate your energy label

Display® Campaign

The Display Campaign is the first and most widespread European Campaign to encourage municipalities to publicly display environmental performances of their municipal buildings. More than 13,000 buildings are labelled with the Display poster showing their energy and water performances as well as green house gas emissions.

Innovate

Innovate

One-stop-shops and energy retrofit packages for homeowners

Innovate

Objectives of the INNOVATE project The main objective of the INNOVATE project is to develop and roll-out integrated energy efficiency service packages in 11 target territories. Implementing energy retrofits of residential buildings involves a myriad of market players – construction companies, (…)