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  Transition cities: there is life after coal!
13 November 2018 - 16:55, by Sara Giovannini | 19 visits
Energy transition in coal mining regions is not a new issue, but lately, it has come up often in my newsfeed. I am sure you have heard about the protests against the expansion of a coal mine in the ancient Hambach Forest in Germany. Articles and declarations on the possible consequences of the energy transition on urban environment, (...)
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  Policy brief: Retrofutur, a counter-history of energy innovations
6 November 2018 - 09:42, by Claire Roumet | 273 visits
Claire Roumet, Executive director of Energy Cities
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  The top 13 values that bind Ordinary Energy Transition Pioneers (POTEs)
By Carine Dartiguepeyrou and Christiane Maurer
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  This small town model will help you boost energy efficiency actions in buildings!
24 October 2018 - 09:31, by Sara Giovannini | 505 visits
Located at the outskirts of Larnaca (Cyprus), Aradippou is a small town with a big vision. Thanks to its size, its homogenous building stock and its Mayor’s ambitious vision, the city is testing innovative financing solutions in energy efficiency.
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  New publication out: Local energy and climate roadmaps - 5 city visions for 2050
22 October 2018 - 08:49, by David Donnerer | 553 visits
The EU is currently designing a new 2050 strategy for reducing its GHG emissions, which should be in line with the Paris climate agreement. Many European cities have already engaged in this crucial long-term exercise. Check out our new publication that shines the light on 5 exemplary local energy and climate roadmaps for (...)
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  Support a fair energy transition by sharing your city’s experience
17 October 2018 - 09:43, by Floriane Cappelletti | 521 visits
"A city is not gauged by its length and width, but the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams" – Herb Caen
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  Policy brief: A call for local liberties
16 October 2018 - 10:14, by Claire Roumet | 481 visits
by Claire Roumet, Executive director of Energy Cities
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  Covenant Cities in the Spotlight: And the winners are... [drum roll]
11 October 2018 - 15:53, by Floriane Cappelletti | 604 visits
Yesterday, European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Canete announced the winners of the first ever Covenant Cities in the Spotlight awards at the European Week of Regions and Cities. Two of them are members of the Energy Cities network!
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Events to come
European Innovation Partneship on Smart Cities and Communities : Matchmaking
Wednesday 14 November

Defining the Future of Decision and Policy Making through Big Data
Wednesday 14 November 15:30-17:30

Venice City Solutions 2018 - Financing the SDGs at local level
From 16 to 17 November

Webinaire: partage d’expérience Rouen Cit’ergie
Monday 19 November 14:30-16:15

How can a local government encourage ambitious renovations of condominiums?
Thursday 22 November

Hydrogène et Mobilité Urbaine en Europe
From 22 to 24 November

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