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Positive energy districts: accelerating the journey towards urban energy transitions (Webinar 4/4)

WEBINAR 4: PEDs & REGULATION We invite stakeholders of energy transition processes and broader urban transformations to join a DUT webinar series on the opportunities […]

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Stories of Change – Energy Cities’ Impact Report 2022

02/02/2023

“Staying on course for our mission amidst somuch turmoil requires a great deal of agility and humility, as we need to constantly recalibrate the tools, […]
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Launch of the EU Energy Communities Map

Launch of the EU Energy Communities Map

Whether you are looking for an overview of Europe's energy communities, willing to discover the energy communities around you, or part of an energy community yourself... This map is for you!

30/01/2023

The European Commission’s Energy Community Repository has just launched its interactive map of energy communities in Europe. Based on an inventory created by the EU-funded […]
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5 new members, one shared ambition – building a sustainable and fair future

04/01/2023

In the past few months, Energy Cities has welcomed five new members. Their initiatives paint a picture of their ambition, which is to build a […]
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“Collective mobilisation is the key to success in tackling the climate crisis”

“Collective mobilisation is the key to success in tackling the climate crisis”

What we can learn from 6 cities that are designing their energy transitions from the bottom up

02/01/2023

Three years ago, six cities joined the TOMORROW project to design ambitious energy transitions involving everyone in their cities. What can we learn from their process and achievements?
Advocacy
What’sEUp: Where are the structural measures to tackle the energy crisis?

14/12/2022

There are many legislative projects underway at the European level concerning the climate and energy transitions and almost all are struggling to be completed.
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A Map to Tomorrow

A Map to Tomorrow

Key learnings from the TOMORROW project and its efforts to design the energy transition from the bottom-up in 6 cities

09/12/2022

In this publication, you will find all you need to know about the three year project TOMORROW and how its 6 cities engaged citizens and stakeholders in their energy transitions and roadmaps to climate neutrality.
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Updated German Renewables Law offers good prospects for energy communities

Updated German Renewables Law offers good prospects for energy communities

From 2023 German energy communities to be exempted from tendering

25/11/2022

You might remember Ursula and Michael. Or you mightn’t but for sure you know their story: 25 years ago, Ursula and Michael Sladek fought for […]
Advocacy
Paving a smooth path for ambitious transitions in cities

Paving a smooth path for ambitious transitions in cities

Policy recommendations for the EU and National Governments to facilitate transitions at the local level

23/11/2022

The following policy recommendations target EU and National decision-makers, to urge a revision of legislative frameworks that reflect supporting roles for cities in transition.
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How to build a successful team… to make your city’s transition happen

How to build a successful team… to make your city’s transition happen

You want to set up a transition team in your city but don't know where to start? Here is what you need to know.

18/11/2022

For your city's transition to be successful, it is crucial to set up a transition team that is focused on involving key people across society who are essential to reducing the city's emissions.

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SSH CENTRE EU

SSH CENTRE EU

Social Sciences and Humanities for Climate, Energy aNd Transport Research Excellence
SSH CENTRE EU

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 […]

LIFE LOOP – Local Ownership Of Power

LIFE LOOP – Local Ownership Of Power

We support cities and citizens in creating their energy community.
LIFE LOOP – Local Ownership Of Power

Developing support mechanisms for energy communities and citizen-led initiatives in sustainable energy

Energy Communities Repository

Launched by the European Commission, the Energy Communities Repository aims to support and monitor energy communities’ activities across Europe, within the framework of a just […]

Balkan Solar Roofs

Balkan Solar Roofs

Campaigning and training for the production of community-owned energy in the Balkans
Balkan Solar Roofs

This ambitious project will empower three city administrations to enable and inspire 500 new solar roof installations by 2024. The three participating cities are Poreč […]