20 October 2021

Despite scientific evidence of gender differences in energy technology preferences, needs and access, gender is not reflected in national energy plans nor in the European Union’s (EU’s) overall energy strategy. Even ‘genderneutral‘ policies related to energy and enterprises tend to benefit men more than women. It is essential to implement a Green Transition with ambitious […]

28 October 2021

The European Technology and Innovation Platform on Renewable Heating and Cooling (RHC ETIP) is organising the 2021 edition of the 100% RHC event – 100% Renewable Heating and Cooling for Sustainable Future. This year’s event will take place online on 28 October 2021 from 14:00 to 16:45 (CET).   The purpose of this event is to present […]

16 July 2021

Women Engage for a Common Future (WECF) and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) have assessed the gender gaps and opportunities around the European Green Deal.

21 June 2021

If you want to know more about W4RES activities, PEDAL Consulting will present on “Increasing the involvement of women in promoting and accelerating the use of renewable energy sources in heating and cooling” during the event HEATING 2021: Alternative energy sources for buildings with almost zero energy demand More information and invitation here:

1 December 2020

Discover the main challenges for achieving the goal of 100% Renewable Heating and Cooling in Europe, with a detailed focus on Ireland. About this Event The National Round Tables are part of the European Technology and Innovation Platform on Renewable Heating & Cooling (RHC-ETIP) and represent a series of panel discussions involving policymakers and relevant […]

4 December 2020

Heat represents more than half of Europe’s energy needs and the vast majority of it comes from fossil fuels. Shallow geothermal energy can be the key to decarbonise heating and cooling, being a clean and mature technology that could be installed anywhere in Europe. Yet, it is widely considered as a niche technology, even if in a […]

17 February 2021

The carbon tax is a simple and effective tool for decarbonisation. Higher share of renewables often goes hand in hand with carbon taxation. Such is the case in Nordic countries for more than a couple of decades. Germany looks towards newly introduced carbon tax to fix the lower share of renewables in the heating and […]

25 February 2021

Lessons learned and the Swedish experience! Europe aims for 100 percent renewable heating and cooling. Sweden is almost already there. Only fossil fuels in waste and minor volumes of peak oil remain to replace. But even for these peak load boilers  there are often investment plans in place  to switch fuels. How did we manage to become fossil free in the cold Nordic Scandinavia? […]

3 May 2021

The Euroheat & Power Congress focuses on topics related to District Energy. The congress provides a unique forum for discussing and enhancing knowledge on major issues of importance for European and Global District Energy sectors. It provides a unique platform for high-quality exchange on implementation challenges and best practices; including both technical and business approaches. […]

11 November 2021

11 November 2021 – 11 November 2021 APUEA, The Asian Pacific Urban Energy Association Energy is vital to the functioning of our societies. We need solutions that make it possible to combine sound economic growth with little environmental impact and customer convenience. District Energy is the key to sustainability. Its infrastructure enables significant carbon footprint reductions […]