LIFE PlanUp mid-term project conference: EU Green Deal and the National Energy and Climate Plans

Is Europe on the right pathway to becoming the first climate-neutral continent?

Stuttgart taking climate emergency seriously

First German city to adopt dedicated €200m budget

Global Status of Renewables in Cities: An amazing untapped potential

First-ever Renewables in Cities Global Status Report shows 10,000 cities have adopted carbon emission reduction targets

A new cycling ring to transform mobility in València
Valencia - Spain

A new cycling ring to transform mobility in València

Encouraging cycling as a real option for a safe and comfortable way of transport

Loos in transition
Loos-en-Gohelle - France

Loos in transition

Loos-en-Gohelle replacing coal-mining with renewable energy sources!

Munich’s multi-stakeholder alliance
Munich - Germany

Munich’s multi-stakeholder alliance

How cities can back renewable energy communities

How cities can back renewable energy communities

Guidelines for local and regional policy makers

Community energy can encompass a number of different aspects and activities. Attempts to define the concept have been made. by various organisations, which defines it as “the economic and operational participation and/or ownership by citizens or members of a defined community in a renewable energy project.”.

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.

Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

Together towards sustainable, climate-resilient and vibrant cities.

Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

After the adoption, in 2008, of the 2020 EU Climate and Energy Package, the European Commission launched the Covenant of Mayors to endorse and support the efforts deployed by local authorities in the implementation of sustainable energy policies.

MOLOC – Low carbon urban morphology

MOLOC – Low carbon urban morphology

Designing a new low-carbon urban model

MOLOC – Low carbon urban morphology

How can we better connect urban planning with energy and climate policies? As an INTERREG Europe project, MOLOC facilitates transnational exchanges around best local policy […]

Congress “Assises européennes de la transition énergétique”

Congress “Assises européennes de la transition énergétique”

The largest convention for local energy transitioners in France

Congress “Assises européennes de la transition énergétique”

Welcome to the largest meeting of French local authorities in the energy field. Organised by the Urban Community of Dunkirk, Bordeaux Métropole and ADEME in 2016, this annual event gathers more than 2,000 people during 3 days.