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Upcoming events

Conference
14 September 2021, 09:00 - 17:00

See what the neighbours are doing: communities shaping sustainability

SMARTEES final conference

Community-level projects play a vital role in sustainability transitions. Whether a community is taking on the planning of a heat network, liberating a neighborhood from transit traffic, or a collective investment in home improvement, social dynamics often determine the success or failure of an inno...

Past events

Webinar
13 July 2021, 10:00 - 11:30

Powering the “net-zero carbon” city

Best practices in the smart integration of buildings and transport

Background Electrification in the transport, building and industry sectors (e.g. e-vehicles, smart buildings) plays a crucial role on the path towards climate neutrality. The European Commission estimates in its Energy System Integration Strategy that this electrification will double the amount of...
Webinar
10 June 2021, 10:00 - 12:30

Acting together! Enhance participation in Community energy initiatives

Motivators and barriers to mainstream local energy projects

The purpose of this workshop is to reflect on how barriers and motivation of potential stakeholder are fundamental in order to successfully engage stakeholders. Starting from the outcomes of the investigation conducted in the DECIDE project, the workshop will introduce three different cases to discu...
Conference
9 - 10 June 2021, 10:00 - 17:00

Smart Cities Marketplace Forum

A Partner Event of the EU Green Week

Join us for the virtual Smart Cities Marketplace Forum on 9 and 10 June 2021! This year's edition of the Forum is an official partner event of the EU Green Week. It will be linked to the EU Action Plan toward a Zero Pollution Ambition as a key action of the European Green D...
Conference
3 June 2021, 11:00 - 12:00

Decarbonising EU Cities via Hydrogen

European Green Week Partner Event

Pollution affects us through the air we breathe, the water we drink, or the soil in which we grow our food. It is a major environmental cause of multiple mental and physical illnesses and premature deaths, especially among children, people with certain medical conditions, and the elderly. This parti...
Webinar
20 May - 1 June 2021, 09:30 - 09:30

Get Ready for 2050

Online series to support the development, implementation and financing of climate & energy plans

Cities and regions across Europe and beyond are working hard on Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plans (SECAPs), which will bring us toward a sustainable future for all. An array of projects and initiatives exist to support local governments in this work, with particular attention to some of th...
Webinar
12 May 2021, 14:30 - 16:00

Bringing energy sufficiency from local projects to a global driver

spotlight on Grenoble

Across the world, individuals, organisations and governments are working to consume and procure more environmentally-friendly goods. But, do we need to consume all of those goods at all? The concept of energy sufficiency (sometimes known as ‘energy sobriety’) encourages reducing or alto...
Conference
2 - 4 February 2021, 10:00 - 12:00

How to engage citizens in the green revolution

join ‘inspiration event’ on European prosumerism

On the mornings of February 2-4, the key knowledge needed to support people or communities in producing and consuming their own green energy, will be shared at a cross-European online conference. Throughout the conference days, experts and practitioners are invited to join ‘prosumerism’ ...
Webinar
20 January 2021, 10:30 - 12:00

Encouraging social innovation in energy transitions via collaborative governance

A fishbowl discussion

People around the world are trying out new social practices, or reviving practices from the past, in the hope that those meet our needs better than existing solutions do. Those new (or revived) practices are social innovations. Social innovations in energy (SIEs) can include energy cooperatives; new...