The project’s core building blocks are the Policy-Maker Platform, a forum for governmental representatives tasked with developing long-term climate strategies to exchange experiences with developing such policy frameworks, highlight best practices and locate synergies, and the Technical Dialogue that brings together modellers and researchers to generate and exchange knowledge on decarbonisation scenarios development, analytical approaches and results presentation.
In 21 case studies, the BEACON project investigated successful national climate policies in the EU and their transferability to the German context.
During a conference in Paris, French and German local cooperation was celebrated as a way to accelerate the energy transition.
The conference “Energy Management in Alpine Hotels” was intended to encourage hoteliers in the Alps to implement energy management systems to gain a systematic approach on energy saving and performance improvement. It brought together stakeholders from the hospitality and other relevant sectors from all over the Alps in order to scale-up the knowledge transfer and networks initiated during previous projects.
Cities and municipal associations in the Alpine region are establishing a regional partnership for more climate action.