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  A whiff of pure air : what measures can reduce traffic in cities ?
21 mars 2017 - 14:10, par Bénédicte Weber | 231 visits
The high pollution levels that hit Europe in January brought home the importance of promoting less polluting modes of transport and redesigning traffic flows to reduce congestion. Some cities have tackled the problem by implementing traffic-regulating schemes. Cities have a major part to play but asthe mayors of 20 European cities (...)
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  Launch of the Efficient Buildings thematic community ’MEDNICE’
16 March 2017 - 17:41, by Miriam Eisermann | 254 visits
In the Mediterranean area cooling (and heating) as well as low building standards induce high consumption and expenses. And this, even though a wealth of natural resources and a conducive climate do provide excellent conditions for greening residential and public (...)
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  New start for the European Energy Award®
16 March 2017 - 14:00, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 167 visits
25 years of experience, 1,397 municipalities participating, total population of 46 million involved, and now the Association European Energy Award AISBL which will take over all international activites.
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  Join us in Stuttgart and learn from your peers in 40 interactive sessions !
9 mars 2017 - 12:55, par Blandine Pidoux | 362 visits
This year again, the Energy Cities annual conference will offer you a unique opportunity to exchange in lively group discussions with 40 experts and urban practitioners who deal with energy transition and climate protection in their everyday work at the local (...)
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  100%RES - Recommendation 3 : Funding renewable energy production and energy efficiency
7 March 2017 - 17:37, by Béatrice Alcaraz | 322 visits
For cities and metropolitan areas, embarking on a 100% renewable energy path involves changing scale and supporting the development of renewable energy production in their own and surrounding areas. This support requires new tools. Capital contributions to renewable energy production projects enable the local authority to improve (...)
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  Just released! Two new guidebooks on financing the energy renovation of public and residential buildings
21 February 2017 - 10:45, by Blandine Pidoux | 1143 visits
Learn how to develop and implement three innovative financing schemes that have been tested by 11 European cities and regions !
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  Registration open for Energy Cities’ Conference : 26-28 April in Stuttgart
16 February 2017 - 11:54, by Miriam Eisermann | 729 visits
Each year, there is this one special moment, where our network comes together in flesh and blood, with smiles, handshakes and hugs. This special moment is Energy Cities’ Annual Conference, a gathering not only of network members but also an invitation to other energy transitioners from the public and private sector to share their (...)
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  A Political Board of Cities to steer the EU Covenant of Mayors
13 February 2017 - 12:39, by Floriane Cappelletti | 707 visits
The European Commission’s Covenant of Mayors held its first political board meeting on Friday 10 February 2017 in Brussels.
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Events to come
Tuesday 28 March

Webinar: What prospects for EU Energy Efficiency Policies - Findings from the Energy Efficiency Watch Project
Tuesday 28 March 11:30-13:00

Intelligent Planning for Sustainable Mobility
From 29 to 30 March

Covenant of Mayors and CEDEC Webinar - How to boost local gas production from biomass or waste water: Inspiration from biogas-powered cities
Thursday 30 March 12:00-13:30

Webinar: Financing the energy renovation of residential buildings through soft loans and third-party investment schemes
Friday 31 March 10:00-11:00

Smart and Healthy Transport in cities
From 4 to 5 April

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