Call for application under new Energy Efficiency Work Programme for Horizon 2020

Almost €120m will be available for energy efficiency projects in the new Horizon Work Programme 2020 under the areas of ‘Buildings in Energy Transition’ and ‘Smart and Clean Energy for Consumers’. There will be two deadlines in 2020 for the energy efficiency topics: opening on 16 July 2019 until…

Call for applications: Covenant of Mayors «City2City» exchange programme

The Covenant of Mayors - East project is organising a thematic study visit for representatives of signatories to one of the EU country. How to apply? The call is open for the mayors or deputy-mayors of signatories of the Covenant of Mayors-East countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia,…

‘Watermelon and his friends’: take part in EU4Youth contest

The EU4Youth ‘School Garden’ project is organising a contest around the theme ‘Watermelon and Its Friends’ open to participants in Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine. The deadline for entries is 15 August. Works will be evaluated in four categories: Article Photo reportage Reporting in social…

First EU Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partnership 2019 – applications now open!

The EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership is part of European Union Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW) and has, for the first time, been extended to the Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine). The award…

Horizon 2020 call for applications for energy efficiency initiatives

Up to €112 million of EU funding is now available for energy efficiency research, innovation and market uptake under the Horizon 2020 programme. The deadline for applications is 3 September 2019. The funding is available for proposals submitted under 16 topics addressing 5 main areas: buildings,…

#EUSEW2019: Registration for organising Energy Days now open

In the framework of the European Union Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW), local public and private organisations are organising Energy Days, which are  activities and events that promote clean energy transition. Any activity can be an Energy Day – from a workshop or a competition to a tour of a…

EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019: Organise an Energy Day in your town or city!

ABOUT THE ENERGY DAYS WHAT? Organised by local public and private organisations, Energy Days are activities and events that promote clean energy transition. Any activity can be an Energy Day – from a workshop, to a competition, to a tour of a power station – provided it engages citizens and…

Online Courses for Specialised Reporting on Migration and Energy

Specialised Reporting Courses 1. Overcoming the Challenges of Covering Migration The aim of this course is to ensure journalists have a basic firm understanding of the complex issues of migration, refugees, and human trafficking and their impact on the politics, economics, demographics,…

Call for applications: Global Climate City Challenge

Get your urban climate project financed – apply for the Global Climate City Challenge! The Global Climate City Challenge is a joint initiative of the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Global Covenant of Mayors (GCoM), representing over 9,000 cities from six continents, to provide technical…

Applications for Energy Community Summer School 2019 open

Call for young professionals and postgraduate students! Applications for 2019 Energy Community Summer School are now open! Highly motivated postgraduate students (masters or PhD), researchers from all energy-related disciplines, young professionals from governmental institutions, companies, think…