26.04 - 28.04.2017 | Stuttgart, Germany
Energy Cities' Annual Conference
In 2017, the Energy Cities Conference will be hosted by the German city of Stuttgart, well-known for its industrial activity as well as for its foresighted climate and energy policy. In a region which can be considered the birthplace of the German energy transition (Energiewende), Stuttgart will serve as a learning place on the societal, cultural, economic and technological shifts that come with the energy transition in Europe.
How fit are cities and their national governments for taking effective action towards a 2050 low-carbon roadmap? Are they making policy choices that favour stakeholder involvement for a stronger energy democracy, transfer of competences to the local level and monetary flows towards more local and low-carbon projects?
Visit the workshop
The Covenant of Mayors going national - Collaboration perspectives
which takes place during the conference on 26 April 2017 from 9:00 to 15:00.
We are warmly inviting all interested Covenant Coordinators and Supporters to take part in the workshop. Please come and share the current status of the Covenant of Mayors in your country as well as the different barriers faced in its implementation. You’ll have the opportunity to exchange with other Covenant Coordinators and Supporters, coordinators of Covenant of Mayors Clubs as well as city representatives.