Energy policies and regulatory framework

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Skills for SMEs – Supporting specialised skills development: Big Data, Internet of Things and Cybersecurity for SMEs

The digital revolution is not only about large tech companies but also essentially about start-ups and SMEs that provide or use digital solutions. SMEs are vital to the European economy, making up 99% of Europe's businesses1 and accounting...
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The European Green Deal

Climate change and environmental degradation are an existential threat to Europe and the world. To overcome these challenges, Europe needs a new growth strategy that transforms the Union into a modern, resource-efficient and competitive...
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18th European Week of Regions and Cities 2020

What is the European Week of Regions and Cities?

The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European...

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   The European Week of Regions and Cities (#EURegionsWeek) is the biggest annual Brussels-based event dedicated to regional...
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In focus: Energy security in the EU

The constant supply of energy is something we often take for granted. Securing that energy supply is vital. It ensures our homes are heated – or air-conditioned – that we can phone, use lights and computers and that our hospitals, public...
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From SARS to COVID-19 and beyond: public health lessons for buildings

The built environment has a fundamental role in maintaining public health. What lessons has Hong Kong applied to reduce the spread of contagion?

An important function of the built environment is providing a safe place for its inhabitants.  Edward Ng (Chinese University of Hong Kong) recalls the spread of SARS in Hong Kong and reflects on the public health lessons for the built...
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Local Energy Systems Integration - Webinar

AGENDA   Welcome & Introduction Hans Korteweg, COGEN Europe and Kamila Waciega, Veolia   Energy Systems Integration Stories   1. Kiel Project: Integrating flexible power and efficient...
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Regeneration – Online Conference - IGBC

SCHEDULE    /    SPEAKERS    /    BOOK NOW   Historic cities and towns all face similar challenges to prosper in a world of climate change and environmental breakdown. Taking the example of Limerick, an 800-year-old Irish city, we look at...
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COVID-19 guidance from REHVA

As response to the coronavirus (COVID-19 or SARS-CoV-2) pandemic, REHVA experts drafted a guidance document on how to operate and use building services in areas with a coronavirus outbreak to prevent the spread of COVID-19 depending on...