This policy briefing assesses the draft NECPs of the 28 EU Member States in relation to Renewable Energy Communities (RECs) and Citizen Energy Communities (CECs).

Interview: Rethinking Climate Change Communication (BEACON)


Interview: Rethinking Climate Change Communication (BEACON)

In this interview from the Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON) project’s first municipalities conference in Heidelberg, Germany, Liviu Stanciu of Alba Iulia in Romania conveys the need to employ storytelling when communicating about climate change. By conveying clear, positive messages on climate change via stories, municipalities can reach their citizens and convey the importance of taking climate action.

Video production: Anna Maria Link, adelphi
Camera: Simon Höhne
Video editing: Martin Hueber, Fairmount Pictures

(C) adelphi 2019 | All rights reserved

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

Interview: Collaborative Learning (BEACON)

Marie Peřinková of Prachatice (Czech Republic) speaks about the importance of exchanging with other BEACON municipalities and stakeholders.

Interview: The Time for Change is Now (BEACON)

In this interview Tomasz Bońdos addresses the impacts of climate change that can already be felt in his community and the need to take urgent climate action.

Interview: Joining Forces to Address Climate Action (BEACON)

João Mourato addresses the need to bring a variety of stakeholders together to make a difference on climate action.

Interview: Better Together – Being Part of a Network (BEACON)

Ilias Savvakis addresses the importance of promoting climate action within a European network at the BEACON conference in Heidelberg, Germany.

Interview mit Alexandra Bussler

Interview: Linking Climate Action at Different Levels (BEACON)

In this interview, Alexandra Bussler talks about the need to link climate action at different levels of governance.

The magazine ECO123 gives insights to climate action on the local level and presents the work of the EUKI project BEACON and its partner municipalities.

"We're tied to yesterday's polluting system"

Project video: Tomorrow’s Energy System


Project video: Tomorrow’s Energy System

The energy system of the future should be clean, renewable and free of fossil fuels. At the same time, communities can become more involved in energy production. Communities, young people and workers are “unleashing” an energy transformation.

Bringing Germany’s Bürgerenergie to New Regions in Europe

Gruppenfoto mit Energiescouts im Haus der Deutschen Wirtschaft

Europe’s best Energy Scouts

In Berlin, DIHK President Schweizer and Environment Minister Schulze honoured the best Energy Scouts from Bulgaria, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Greece.