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Sustainable Places 2019 (SP2019), the 7th edition of SP, will be held from 5th – 7th June 2019 in Cagliari, Italy – within the region of Sardinia – and is to be co-hosted locally by the Municipality of Cagliari, the Metropolitan City of Cagliari, and the University of Cagliari.   Conference Scope
Post date: 8 Feb 2019
Type: Event

The European Commission’s latest reports on gas and electricity markets, which cover the third quarter of 2018, contains a wide range of data about supply and usage of electricity and gas in the EU.  
Post date: 7 Feb 2019
Type: Publication

In 2017, 8 % of the European Union (EU) population said in an EU-wide survey that they could not afford to heat their home sufficiently. This share peaked in 2012 (11 %), and has fallen continuously in subsequent years.   The situation in the EU Member States varies. The largest share of people who said that they could not afford to keep their home adequately warm was recorded in Bulgaria (37 %), followed by Lithuania (29 %), Greece (26 %), Cyprus (23 %) and Portugal (20 %).  
Post date: 7 Feb 2019
Type: News

Ban Ki-moon, the eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations, will give the opening keynote speech at MIPIM on Tuesday 12 March at 2:00 pm in the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. He will share his vision of the new global challenges, from climate change and economic upheaval to increasing pressures involving energy and water.   
Post date: 5 Feb 2019
Type: News

The recently revised EU Renewable Energy Directive recognises heating and cooling as a key sector in accelerating the decarbonisation of the energy system. In order to facilitate the penetration of renewable energy in the heating and cooling sector, each Member State is required to increase the share of renewable energy supplied for heating and cooling by an indicative 1.3 percentage points as a yearly average for the periods of 2021-2025 and 2026-2030.  
Post date: 4 Feb 2019
Type: Event

Join us on Monday, 11th February 2019, 14.00h (UTC+0) / 15.00h (CET) to find out how innovation in Community Heating can alleviate Fuel Poverty.   Adequate warmth is essential to guarantee a decent standard of living and health. Fuel poverty is defined as the condition of being unable to afford to keep one’s home sufficiently heated.  
Post date: 31 Jan 2019
Type: Event

A new report by Circle Economy, supported by EIT Climate-KIC, says governments barely consider circular economy measures in strategies to meet a 1.5 degree target. We are in Davos today to support the launch of the report.   The world can maximise its chances of avoiding the most dangerous impacts of climate change by moving to a circular economy, reveals a report from the Amsterdam-based cooperative Circle Economy, launched today at Davos during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum.  
Post date: 29 Jan 2019
Type: News

The 3rd and last call for applications for H2020 PROSPECT is now open! Is your city/region trying to secure financing to achieve ambitious energy and climate objectives? Or do you have projects/activities in sustainable financing that you would showcase at the European level? Don’t miss this last opportunity to join the PROSPECT peer-learning community that already gathers more than 100 participant cities, regions and energy agencies from 24 countries!   
Post date: 29 Jan 2019
Type: News

The European Energy Service Award is back! Since 2005, the Berliner Energieagentur and the European Commission honour companies and projects for outstanding efforts and achievements in energy services.   The awarding ceremony of the European Energy Service Award 2019 will take place within the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum – Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place.  More detailed information on the programme of the European Energy Service Awards Ceremony will soon be available.  
Post date: 29 Jan 2019
Type: News

EIT Climate-KIC, innovation community established and funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, has released its 2019-2022 strategy: ‘Transformation, in time’. Focusing on systemic change is a pivot in the organisation’s strategy and business model and, given the serious threat society is facing, our approach needs to show significant results during this period. The post EIT Climate-KIC Launches Strategy for 2019-2022 appeared first on Climate-KIC.   News published on Climate KICConsult the source.  
Post date: 29 Jan 2019
Type: News