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What role will European citizens play in the Green New Deal

Unleashing the transformative power of Community Energy in Europe How energy communities operate and what is needed to unleash the full potential of community energy in Europe was  discussed among some 25 Parliamentarians and experts during a breakfast at the European Parliament on November 5, 2019 Addressing climate change and

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High-Level Conference on Renewable Energy & Clean Cooking

In November 2019, we will co-host a High-Level Policy Conference in Freetown, Sierra Leone to deepen discussions on specific technical and political areas of relevance for the uptake of renewable energy and clean cooking. It will convene political decision makers from the Mano River Union region (Cote d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea). The long-term purpose of this policy dialogue will be the development of a joint roadmap for accelerating renewable energy and clean cooking in the MRU countries. This conference marks the starting point of an ongoing legislative dialogue on the rapid deployment of renewable energy solutions in the region.

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The Role of Energy Policy in International Cooperation

Parliamentary Breakfast at German Bundestag The impacts of climate change are visible across the world. People in the Global South, in particular, are facing increasingly extreme weather events that often lead to life-threatening crises. “The climate crisis calls for a realignment of our foreign and development policy. This also means

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10 ACTION AREAS FOR EUROPEAN LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO ACHIEVE 100% RENEWABLE ENERGY Renewable energy remains at the top of the agendas of many policy makers worldwide. And that is for good reason – Technologies for renewable power generation, heating and cooling, and transport are affordable and most often the cheapest

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Launch of the Global Renewables Congress on the sidelines of COP24

The Global Renewables Congress (GRC) was officially launched on Tuesday, 11 December 2018, against the backdrop of the 24th session of the Conference of Parties (COP) in Katowice, Poland. More than 20 legislators from around the world joined our launch and discussed their visions and hopes for how the GRC

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Upcoming events

December 9, 2019

Parliamentary Breakfast, Hyatt Centric Gran Via Madrid, 09 December 2019, Madrid

The Global Renewables Congress holds a Parliamentary Breakfast at COP25 in Madrid, Spain. The meeting will take place from 08.00 – 10.30 on Monday, December 09 at Hotel Hyatt Centric Gran Via Madrid. The goal is to unveil the role…

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