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European Green Capital Awards - 2020 competition now open for entries

Cities can become prestigious winners and role models in the European Commission’s European Green Capital Award 2020 for larger cities, and the European Green Leaf Awards 2019 for smaller cities. Both competitions are now open for entries.

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publication date: 26-07-2017

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2017's CELSIUS Summit - The Power of Networks in November

2017's CELSIUS Summit - The Power of Networks will be held from 27th to 28th of November in Gothenburg, Sweden. This dynamic conference will showcase the latest research and technological developments in addition to addressing key challenges faced by cities in the planning, development and optimisation of their district energy systems.

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start date: 27-11-2017
end date: 28-11-2017

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The Business Booster conference on clean energy innovation

This year, the Business Booster will take place in Amsterdam on the 25th and 26th of October 2017.

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start date: 25-10-2017
end date: 26-10-2017

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URBACT’s Good Practices unveiled: 'Inspiring solutions for better cities'

Looking for ideas on how to improve a city’s air quality, support local jobs, or involve citizens in accommodating refugees? Scores of tried-and-tested city solutions have been published online by URBACT, the EU learning and exchange programme for integrated, sustainable urban development.

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publication date: 25-07-2017

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Urban Water Agenda 2030: the deadline to reply to the consultation extended!

ICLEI and EUROCITIES, on behalf of the European Commission, are conducting an online consultation on the development of the Urban Water Agenda 2030.

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publication date: 24-07-2017

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start date: 21-05-2018
end date: 25-05-2018

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PROSPECT - Peer-powered cities and regions has been launched!

The PROSPECT project had its kick off meeting on 5-6 of July in Brussels. A three year project bringing together 10 partners from across Europe, PROSPECT will develop a peer-to-peer learning programme, which will allow more than 180 local authorities, collaborating with their local energy agencies, to discuss and learn from each other on how to better finance the development of energy and climate project for buildings, mobility and lighting and more!

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publication date: 19-07-2017

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Apply now for the IUC city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development

The new call of the International Urban Cooperation (IUC) city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development. European cities who wish to exchange with a city facing similar challenges in another global region are encouraged to apply.

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publication date: 18-07-2017

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Clean Air Forum

Air pollution has been one of European Union's main environmental policy concerns since the late 1970s. Sustained efforts to reduce emissions of air pollutants in the EU enabled broad compliance with several of the commonly agreed EU air quality standards, for example for carbon monoxide, sulphur oxides, lead, and several other pollutants that are harmful for human health.

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start date: 16-11-2017
end date: 17-11-2017