sustainability

  •  environment

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.

news

publication date: 07-01-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

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.

news

publication date: 06-01-2016

  •  environment

event

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

  •  environment

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.

news

publication date: 17-12-2015

  •  environment

event

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

  •  environment

event

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

  •  environment

event

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

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

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.

news

publication date: 11-12-2015

  •  environment

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.

news

publication date: 11-12-2015

  •  environment

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...

publication

publication date: 11-12-2015