energy union

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment

Joint statement on energy efficiency financing

Strengthening the role of the local level to accelerate the clean energy transition

news

publication date: 22-06-2017

  •  environment

Local government leaders urge MEPs to engage cities for successful EU energy transition

22 June 2017, Brussels, Belgium – Today, municipal representatives of five city networks met with Members of the European Parliament to drive home the importance of local level involvement in EU energy and climate policy. Known as the Urban 5, these networks point to the local level’s power to provide jobs, its proximity to the people and its swift ability to deliver change as essential components for energy transition success.

publication

publication date: 22-06-2017

  •  environment

EurActiv: Cities are key players in the clean energy transition

Writing at the beginning of the EU Sustainable Energy Week Abdeluheb Choho, deputy mayor of Amsterdam and chair of the EUROCITIES Environment Forum says that cities are often leaders in climate action and ambition. National governments need to recognise this and empower them with the financial and technical means to complete their transition away from fossil fuels.

publication

publication date: 19-06-2017

  •  environment

Survey for a better implementation of EU environment legislation

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) is promoting a survey on improving multi-level environmental governance for better implementation of EU environment legislation.

news

publication date: 09-06-2017

  •  environment

ACCELERATING THE CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION — FINANCING ENERGY EFFICIENCY AT THE LOCAL LEVEL

An event during EUSEW, organised in partnership between EUROCITIES, Climate Alliance, CEMR, Rescoop.eu, European Climate Foundation, Energy cities, Energies Positi'IF.

event

start date: 21-06-2017
end date: 21-06-2017

  •  environment
  •  mobility

event

start date: 20-06-2017
end date: 20-06-2017

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

event

start date: 21-06-2017
end date: 21-06-2017

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

event

start date: 22-06-2017
end date: 22-06-2017

  •  environment

event

start date: 18-10-2017
end date: 20-10-2017