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  Why should you develop a sustain-able energy community?
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  CONTEXT - Why and how should you develop a Sustainable Energy Community?
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European Commission - Energy
Various information on EU legislation, strategies etc.

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ENERGY.EU - Europe's energy portal
Various information on anything related to energy, including news and statistics


Summary of EU legislation on Energy Efficiency.

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IEE Library
The aim of the e-library is to bring together in one place a range of tools and guidebooks on energy efficiency, renewable energy applications and sustainable mobility.

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Covenant of Mayors
The Covenant of Mayors is a commitment by signatory towns and cities to go beyond the objectives of EU energy policy in terms of reduction in CO2 emissions through enhanced energy efficiency and cleaner energy production and use.

Climate Action

EU action against climate change.  

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Brochure from Intelligent Energy Europe
Describes 8 projects supported by IEE

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Sustainable Energy Europe Campaign
A European Campaign to raise awareness and change the landscape of energy.
Sustainable Energy Europe is a European Commission initiative in the framework of the Intelligent Energy - Europe Programme, which will contribute to achieve the European Union's energy policy targets within the fields of renewable energy sources, energy efficiency, clean transport and alternative fuels.


The European Portal for Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Case Studies from European Cities

More than 600 case studies made available by Energie-CitÚs, which is the Association of European local authorities promoting local sustainable energy policies.

European Green Capital

European Commission has long recognised the important role that local authorities play in improving the environment, and their high level of commitment to genuine progress. The European Green Capital Award has been conceived as an initiative to promote and reward these efforts.  

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See EU videos

Architects for a better world

Jämtland County - a region fuelled by biomass

Barcelona: Sustainable Energy City

Intelligent Energy Europe Programme (videos)


Polish SEC-Tools Website
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Lithuanian SEC-Tools Website
German SEC-Tools Website
Bulgarian SEC-Tools Website