Comunità Energetica di Roveri e Plastro - Green Energy Community (GECO)National project
The Green Energy Community (GECO) is a demonstration project in the Pilastro – Roveri district of Bologna. It comprises the creation of an energy community, an entity introduced by the EU Clean Energy Package (CEP). The GECO project intends to tackle social, technical and economic aspects related to the creation of the green energy community in order to increase sustainability, reduce energy poverty and generate a low carbon economic cycle. The project is carried out by AESS, ENEA, UNIBO, CAAB/FICO and Agenzia Pilastro, with the Emilia Romagna Region, GSE, RSE, City of Bologna, local associations, businesses and citizens and with the financial support of EIT Climate-KIC.
COVID-HAB - COVID-19 confinement, housing and habitabilityNational project
The unique national study on habitability in the Spanish homes during the COVID pandemic, including perceived comfort, IEQ and habit changes, with relevance on use of energy.
WHAM - Warmer Homes, Advice and MoneyNational project
WHAM is an innovative model for supporting Bristol and North Somerset’s most vulnerable residents by provideing advice on energy, money, benefits and carrying out home repairs. The support offered by the core organisations covers multiple facets such as advice and monitoring of energy bills, home visits with safety checks or legal and housing advise.
Valencia Energy Office Valencia Energy OfficeNational project
One-stop-shop to assess, inform and give support to the citizens in terms of energy efficiency, renewable energy, energy poverty and energy transition. The Valencia city council, through the Valencia Climate and Energy foundation, has launched the first Energy Office in the city. The Energy Office aims to operate as a one-stop-shop to assess, inform and give support to the citizens in terms of energy efficiency, renewable energy, energy poverty and energy transition.
The Solar HouseNational project
In a multi-story building of 3,700 households located in an underprivileged area of Copenhagen, the tenants decided together to produce electricity from solar PV and water heating from solar thermal. The project is owned by the housing estate, and the tenants contribute financially to the project through additions on top of their monthly rent or mortgage payments.
The project aims to help energy poor homes reduce their energy bills and the environmental impact by better managing their consumption. This is done by the method of living labs. Energy advisors meet people at "energy cafés" or during home visits and follow their energy situation's evolution through time.
SHINE - Seasonal Health Intervention NetworkNational project
The SHINE network advises and refers to vulnerable groups including people of low incomes and with health conditions across the London Boroughs.
SAVES2 Students Achieving Valuable Energy Savings 2European project
In terms of project objectives, SAVES 2 aims to reach over 219,000 students in the seven countries across Europe to inspire them to adopt energy-saving habits at an early stage of their independent lives and to seek out energy efficient properties when moving into the private rented sector, to help minimise their exposure to fuel poverty
Salford Building In WarmthNational project
This a project working with the local council to test the impact of low-cost measures on bills, comfort and health. It explores six main streams: community engaggement, trainings, low-cost, high-quality installations, energy and quality checks as well as monitoring of various metrics such as temperatur, humidity, biling data and surveys.
MCPE - Mieux comprendre les situations de précarité énergétique pour mieux les traiter/ Better understand energy poverty situations to treat them betterNational project
Les Compagnons Bâtisseurs (CBP) in the regional branch in Provence (https://www.compagnonsbatisseurs.eu/Provence) launched the project MCPE aiming to assist auto-renovations. Staff of CBP helped households with renovation but the project also developed households' awareness campaigns, sociotechnical diagnosis and provided advices.