Interview: Energy Transition in Romania in Times of Covid19

Accelerating the Energy Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe and Learning from the German Experience

We spoke with the Alexandru Mustață, national project coordinator for Romania, about the consequences of the corona pandemic, silver linings and the opportunity to create new green jobs.

Reduce, Optimise, Decarbonise: Pathways Towards Sustainable Mobility in Municipalities

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

More than 20 representatives of BEACON municipalities and experts exchanged views on how cities can shape the transition towards sustainable mobility druing a workshop in Kalamata, Greece.

Interview: Energy Audits, Youth Unemployment and Covid19

YESclima – Young experts for climate-friendly schools in Mediterranean countries

The EUKI project YESclima offers practical training for students on energy audits in buildings. Due to the spread of corona virus, the project work is now taking place online only.

Hartwig Berger with students

Combining Green Roofs with Solar Power and Cooling

YESclima – Young experts for climate-friendly schools in Mediterranean countries

As a result of their study-trips in Berlin, the EUKI-YESclima teams from Athens and Cádiz have elaborated the general proposal Smart Roofs for cities in Southern Europe

Will the Coronavirus Slow Down or Speed Up the Low Carbon Energy Transition in Poland?

International Cooperation Forum “Clean Heat”

Forum Energii asks the question how the current crisis will affect the energy transformation in the long term in Poland.

Training for preschool teachers in Sofia

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

A teachers’ training for kindergartens took place in Sofia, Bulgaria as part of the BEACON project. The event targeted the work of teachers in kindergartens due to high demand and interest from the teachers, as well as to the decision of Burgas municipality to introduce the energy saving initiative into all of its schools and kindergartens.

You Can’t Manage What You Don’t Measure: How Data Management Improves Local Climate Action

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

Municipal representatives from Portugal, Greece and Germany exchanged experiences and knowledge on data collection and management issues related to climate action at a BEACON thematic workshop in Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

ALLIES Energy Economy Week in Krk

ALLIES – Activating and Learning from Local Investment in Energy Savings

The Green Deal calls for new means to build energy efficient and low carbon economies. ALLIES and two other EUKI projects jointly invite practitioners, protagonists and policy makers to share their experiences, to learn about new tools to implement climate plans and to build new partnerships.

Training with Nature-Based Solutions for Polish Muncipal Experts

Climate Mitigation through Nature-Based Solutions in Urban Poland: Harnessing knowledge and experiences for climate-resilient cities (Climate NBS Polska)

As a part of Climate NBS Poland project, Sendzimir Foundation and Ecologic Institute organised a training programme for specialists involved in implementation of green and blue infrastructure and nature-based solutions in Poland. It comprised of a six weeks e-learning course as well as stationary, thematic workshops.