"Renewable Energy Systems & Cooperatives" event in the European Parliament

Originalcooperatives_event Are you interested in developing local- or regional-scale projects in the field of renewable energy? Would you like to find out more about sustainable energy cooperative schemes? What is the policy framework and funding potential?

You may be interested in attending the Public Hearing under the title: "Renewable Energy Systems & Cooperatives", to be held in the European Parliament in Brussels (Altiero Spinelli building, room A3E2) on Thursday 8 March 2012, at 12.00.

The purpose of the event, organised by the Mr Chrysogelos (MEP Greens, Greece), is to present hands-on experiences and EU best practices, along with funding opportunities and institutional frameworks, which can support the participation of social and community enterprises in the utilisation of renewable energy sources.

Invited speakers include representatives of the European Commission, the European Investment Bank, and experts in the field of renewable energy cooperatives.

The topic has been the focal point of a recent ManagEnergy capacity building workshop. Find out more!

See the event's programme