Campaigning and awareness raising

Using Better Energy Better   Energy productivity is all about maximising every single unit of energy to generate greater economic output - in other words, doing more with less.   Businesses have a crucial role to play in reducing their climate impact - and the EP100 initiative is how the world's biggest companies including H&M, SwissRE and others are demonstrating their energy productivity leadership. Ready to join them?  
Post date: 23 Jun 2017
Type: Event

Buildings account for around half of the EU’s total energy consumption. As a result, energy efficiency of buildings is a major theme in the European Commission’s Clean Energy for All Europeans package of proposals and a focus of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), which takes place from 21-25 June.   But buildings must be more than just energy efficient of course. As we spend up to 90% of our time indoors, buildings and the environment they create also have a significant impact on our comfort, well-being and even health.  
Post date: 22 Jun 2017
Type: News

On 20 June, the winners of the 2017 EU Sustainable Energy Awards have been announced at the Awards Ceremony which took place at the Résidence Palace Hotel in Brussels in the context of the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017.  
Post date: 22 Jun 2017
Type: News

 Europa Media and Geonardo are a group of SMEs and well familiar with the need to apply energy saving practices in their offices. In fact, that is where the inspiration for the START2ACT project began. Now, as the project is in its second year, many creative ideas for engaging ways to deliver the main message are flowing – start to act and save energy at work!  
Post date: 21 Jun 2017
Type: News

Discover the EU Sustainable Energy Award nominees: Public Sector  
Post date: 13 Jun 2017
Type: News

Energy Cities is the European Association of local authorities working together on energy transition. The association was created in 1990 and now represents more than 1,000 towns and cities in 30 countries.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2017
Type: Link

On Tuesday 6 June 2017, the International Energy Agency released its latest report on Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP 2017), mapping major transformations in the field over the next decades.  
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Type: News

This year, the World Green Building Week, the annual event organised by the World Green Building Council (World GBC), aims to empower the green building community to deliver green buildings for everyone, everywhere. The evetnt will take place from 25 September to 1 October 2017.  
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Type: Event

Energy Technology Perspectives 2017 Excerpt Informing Energy Sector Transformations  
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

The Student Switch Off (SSO) campaign is an inter-dormitory energy-saving competition that has been running in the United Kingdom since 2006. Over the academic years 2014-15 and 2015-16 the campaign was adapted and run in Lithuania, Greece, Sweden and Cyprus in the frame of the IEE project SAVES. Through a series of engagement activities and instruments students were enabled, empowered and motivated to save energy in their dormitories by adopting specific actions such as switching off appliances when not in use.  
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News