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Horizon 2020 projects as instruments of change in cities: workshop on H2020 projects proposal development

Do you have an idea for a Horizon 2020 project that will increase urban health and wellbeing or accelerate the pace of city innovation and the transition to a low carbon future in Europe? Are you a city with a specific challenge that could be addressed through an innovative Horizon 2020 project? Then this workshop is for you!

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publication date : 18-04-2019

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Opportunities in energy, ELENA's tenth anniversary and the years ahead

ELENA, the European Local Energy Assistance, has awarded more than €145 million to local and regional energy projects. Come and celebrate its tenth anniversary, and learn what its future has in store for you.

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publication date : 03-04-2019

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Smart wood - new SCIS podcast

There is a fascinating smart city material that automatically adjusts to changes in temperature and humidity, provides great insulation and can be sourced sustainably and locally.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

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Covenant of Mayors - Leaflet Innovative financing schemes

The Covenant of Mayors Office just released a new leaflet on innovative schemes to finance your city's Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plans (SECAP)!

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publication date : 13-02-2019

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New SIMPLA guidelines for harmonising sustainable energy and mobility plans

New guidelines published by SIMPLA, the project offering local authorities an innovative, comprehensive approach to bringing together their energy and mobility plans, provide a practical, step-by-step tool to guide the harmonisation process vital to the long-term efficiency of these plans.

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publication date : 17-01-2019

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Be part of the best European energy projects at EU Sustainable Energy Week Awards

© European Union, 2018. LIFE projects tackling energy issues can now compete for the next EU Sustainable Energy Week Awards.

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publication date : 21-12-2018

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Covenant of Mayors city-twinning programme 2018/19: 5 EUROCITIES members selected

Bologna, Braga, Nice Metropole, Turku and Vilnius have been selected to take part in a peer-learning exchange on climate mitigation and adaptation at local level in the framework of the Covenant of Mayors city-twinning programme 2018/19.

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publication date : 19-12-2018

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publication date : 10-12-2018

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Lille citizens panel on air quality - Report

As part of our citizens panels initiative, Lille Metropole organised a large consultation on air quality in November which gave citizens the opportunity to hear from and debate directly with the European Commission and other experts and put forward possible solutions.

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publication date : 19-11-2018