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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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Covenant of Mayors webinar: nature-based solutions for urban regeneration

The webinar, taking place on 18 January 2016 from 10.00, will be an opportunity to address specific questions related to project proposals development.

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publication date : 06-01-2016

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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

  •  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.

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publication date : 17-12-2015

  •  environment

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

  •  environment

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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Urban Innovative Actions call launches today

The European Commission today launched the new Urban Innovative Actions call, worth a total of €80 million.

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publication date : 15-12-2015

  •  environment
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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

  •  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.

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publication date : 11-12-2015

  •  environment
  •  mobility

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