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Solar Together Essex - highest take up ever!

05 May 2022

Solar Together Essex 2022 has been an overwhelming success – the scheme received more than three times the number of people expected to register their interest. And now more than 1,000 people have ac…

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Middelfart Municipality wins Climate Prize

26 March 2022

The Municipalities' Climate Prize has just been awarded for the first time at the Municipal Policy Summit. It was Middelfart Municipality who - in a strong field of nominees - won the award.

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Empower TV #2 - How to empower citizens

18 February 2022

In this episode, you will be introduced to the amazing story of Fons in Denmark. There, residents went to work themselves to make energy for the community. In the studio, Virginie Platteau talks to L…

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EMPOWER TV #1 Getting to know the project

07 February 2022

How can you move people to work together on the energy issue? On this question EMPOWER 2.0 gives a solid answer. In this first episode of EMPOWER TV you get acquainted with the project. Virginie Platt…

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Empower TV coming soon

19 January 2022

Want to know how to become an active energy citizen? Or what local governments can do to facilitate energy communities? Make sure to watch EMPOWER TV: inspiring keynotes, exciting interviews, and sh…

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Toolbox for diving into a sea of experience

19 January 2022

The EMPOWER2.0 toolbox offers citizens, authorities and energy communities a guided experience so they can find the most pertinent tools to assist them on their journeys to produce their own green e…

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EMPOWER launches learning module

19 January 2022

A series of four videos embedded in the Empower 2.0 toolbox share learning from pilot projects in the UK, Belgium, the Netherlands and Denmark over topics such as engaging different types of prosume…

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The FIX-brigade in Zaanstad

19 January 2022

People with a small budget do not always have the means to make their homes more sustainable, although they would benefit the most from energy efficient houses. Together with EMPOWER 2.0, the Dutch …

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Collective solar panels on a heritage building in Haarlem Netherlands

19 January 2022

Collective solar parks can also be installed on heritage buildings. This was proven by the cooperative Kennemer Kracht, partner in the Empower 2.0 team. The Mendel College in the Pim Mulierlaan in H…

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Empower 2.0 toolbox offers a guided experience

04 January 2022

The Empower 2.0 toolbox offers citizens, authorities and energy communities a guided experience so they can find the most pertinent tools to assist them on their journeys to produce their own green en…

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