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EUROCITIES statement on the review of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD)

Energy efficiency is a major issue in our local efforts to mitigate climate change but also in providing green jobs and addressing energy poverty. As European cities, we manage extensive portfolios of public buildings and we can also, depending on our legal authority and financial and administrative capacity, regulate, incentivise and assist with improving the energy efficiency of privately owned buildings. However, improving private buildings remains particularly challenging.

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publication date: 13-01-2016

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Apply for the EU Sustainable Energy Awards!

Apply for the 2016 EU Sustainable Energy Award by 22 February to share your projects for clean, secure and efficient energy.

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publication date: 07-01-2016

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Open call to young professionals - views on the urban future

To mark the 30th anniversary of EUROCITIES, we are launching an open call to collect material to be published in an edited volume of selected views from young professionals.

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publication date: 06-01-2016

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start date: 06-04-2016
end date: 08-04-2016

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Conference on separate waste collection

EUROCITIES, together with Municipal Waste Europe and the European Commission, will host a conference on separate waste collection in Brussels on 29 January.

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publication date: 17-12-2015

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Ghent becomes first signatory of New Covenant of Mayors

EUROCITIES vice president Ghent became the first signatory of the new Covenant of Mayors on Climate and Energy ahead of COP 21, and is due to be followed by Manchester by the end of the year.

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publication date: 17-12-2015

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COP 21: EUROCITIES signs the Paris Pledge for Action

EUROCITIES has signed up to the Paris Pledge for Action (L’Appel de Paris), a call to support the Paris Agreement on global warming, agreed during COP 21.

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publication date: 16-12-2015

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start date: 09-06-2016
end date: 09-06-2016

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start date: 21-04-2016
end date: 22-04-2016

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start date: 28-09-2016
end date: 29-09-2016