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EUROCITIES on COP 21 – Stockholm Royal Seaport

Stockholm’s ‘Royal Seaport’ development in converting former industrial brownfield land into a ‘climate positive’ living, working and social space by 2030.

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publication date: 11-12-2015

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EUROCITIES on COP 21 – using EU funds for energy saving investments in Sofia

Despite a reduced municipal budget, Sofia is making efforts to reduce local energy consumption with the help of EU funds.

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publication date: 11-12-2015

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Joint letter to MEPs on real-world driving emissions tests

In spite of the recent #dieselgate scandal and the widespread exceedances of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) limits across Europe responsible for 75,000 premature deaths each year, the TCMV voted to allow Euro 6 diesel cars to emit over double the Euro 6 limit from 2017 to 2020 (through the so-called conformity factor (CF) of 2.1), and 50% more after 2020 (CF of 1.5), de facto increasing the standard to 120 mg/km open-endedly. This will lead to much slower improvements in air quality than the EU...

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publication date: 11-12-2015

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EUROCITIES on COP 21 – Oslo, electric vehicle capital of the world

With 60% of emissions in Oslo coming from the transport sector, encouraging the uptake of electric vehicles is a major part of its CO2 reduction strategy.

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publication date: 10-12-2015

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Climate Chance summit for cities and other non state actors in Nantes, 26-28 September 2016

Hosted in Nantes, the first CLIMATE CHANCE summit will be held from 26 to 28 September 2016 at La Cité Nantes Events Center. This major event will bring together thousands of participants from all over the world.

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start date: 26-09-2016
end date: 28-09-2016

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EUROCITIES on COP 21: smart city solutions for energy efficiency & climate change

How are cities are using digital technologies to tackle climate change?

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publication date: 09-12-2015

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EUROCITIES on COP 21 – L’Ile de Nantes

Nantes is transforming a former industrial area into a sustainable living, working and leisure environment.

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publication date: 08-12-2015

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EUROCITIES president speaks at COP 21

Johanna Rolland, mayor of Nantes and EUROCITIES president, spoke at several events during COP 21 in Paris.

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publication date: 08-12-2015

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EUROCITIES on COP 21 – climate action for jobs & social inclusion

Climate action in cities can be an opportunity for quality jobs, social inclusion and a better quality of life.

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publication date: 07-12-2015

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Rotterdam and Stockholm win C40 awards

EUROCITIES members Rotterdam and Stockholm were among the 10 winners of the C40 Awards 2015.

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publication date: 04-12-2015