Smart cities – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 26 Jul 2018 06:15:04 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Smart cities – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 The sharing economy: Cure or curse? https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/the-sharing-economy-cure-or-curse/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/the-sharing-economy-cure-or-curse/#respond Fri, 20 Jul 2018 04:39:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1258330 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/the-sharing-economy-cure-or-curse/feed/ 0 A holistic approach to smart building systems https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-holistic-approach-to-smart-building-systems/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-holistic-approach-to-smart-building-systems/#respond Fri, 20 Jul 2018 04:35:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1258226 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-holistic-approach-to-smart-building-systems/feed/ 0 Pressure on Commission ahead of decision on connected car technology https://www.euractiv.com/section/broadband/news/pressure-on-commission-ahead-of-decision-on-connected-car-technology/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/broadband/news/pressure-on-commission-ahead-of-decision-on-connected-car-technology/#respond Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:08:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1257855 https://www.euractiv.com/section/broadband/news/pressure-on-commission-ahead-of-decision-on-connected-car-technology/feed/ 0 Germany: a European laggard on Smart Cities https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/germany-a-european-laggard-on-smart-cities/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/germany-a-european-laggard-on-smart-cities/#respond Mon, 09 Apr 2018 11:39:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1228146 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/germany-a-european-laggard-on-smart-cities/feed/ 0 It’s time for Europe to deliver on an ambitious industrial strategy https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/its-time-for-europe-to-deliver-on-an-ambitious-industrial-strategy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/its-time-for-europe-to-deliver-on-an-ambitious-industrial-strategy/#respond Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:30:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1214310 As the EU's annual industry day approaches, the time is ripe to deliver on an ambitious industrial strategy that builds on Europe’s unique strengths, unlocks the potential of digital technology and data, and helps innovative companies solve societal challenges, writes Malte Lohan.

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Rethinking urban energy: How Europe is leading the way https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/rethinking-urban-energy-how-europe-is-leading-the-way/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/rethinking-urban-energy-how-europe-is-leading-the-way/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 06:26:12 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210385 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/rethinking-urban-energy-how-europe-is-leading-the-way/feed/ 0 Stockholm mayor: Cohesion policy is strongest form of EU solidarity https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/interview/stockholm-mayor-cohesion-policy-is-strongest-form-of-eu-solidarity/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/interview/stockholm-mayor-cohesion-policy-is-strongest-form-of-eu-solidarity/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 10:15:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1198911 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/interview/stockholm-mayor-cohesion-policy-is-strongest-form-of-eu-solidarity/feed/ 0 Cohesion funds can stop Europe from moving at different speeds https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/cohesion-funds-can-stop-europe-from-moving-at-different-speeds/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/cohesion-funds-can-stop-europe-from-moving-at-different-speeds/#respond Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:33:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1193588 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/cohesion-funds-can-stop-europe-from-moving-at-different-speeds/feed/ 0 Are we there yet? Current state of the smart home market https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/are-we-there-yet-current-state-of-the-smart-home-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/are-we-there-yet-current-state-of-the-smart-home-market/#respond Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:15:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1193023 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/are-we-there-yet-current-state-of-the-smart-home-market/feed/ 0 Sustainability: Renewable energy in Europe’s clean energy transition https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/video/sustainability-renewable-energy-in-europes-clean-energy-transition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/video/sustainability-renewable-energy-in-europes-clean-energy-transition/#respond Tue, 24 Oct 2017 11:35:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1186429 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/video/sustainability-renewable-energy-in-europes-clean-energy-transition/feed/ 0 What is next for eGovernment ? https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/video/what-is-next-for-egovernment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/video/what-is-next-for-egovernment/#respond Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:57:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1184228 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/video/what-is-next-for-egovernment/feed/ 0 Digital transport has huge potential but needs clear framework, standards https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/news/digital-transport-has-huge-potential-but-needs-clear-framework-standards/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/news/digital-transport-has-huge-potential-but-needs-clear-framework-standards/#respond Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:09:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1184647 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/news/digital-transport-has-huge-potential-but-needs-clear-framework-standards/feed/ 0 MEP: EU needs common standards for digital transport, data management https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/interview/eu-needs-common-standards-for-digital-transport-data-management-mep/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/interview/eu-needs-common-standards-for-digital-transport-data-management-mep/#respond Wed, 18 Oct 2017 04:49:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1183912 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/interview/eu-needs-common-standards-for-digital-transport-data-management-mep/feed/ 0 Catalonia to host urban security and inclusive cities conference [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/catalonia-to-host-urban-security-and-inclusive-cities-conference/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/catalonia-to-host-urban-security-and-inclusive-cities-conference/#respond Fri, 28 Jul 2017 03:57:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1165018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/catalonia-to-host-urban-security-and-inclusive-cities-conference/feed/ 0 Does car sharing really reduce car use? https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/opinion/does-car-sharing-really-reduce-car-use/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/opinion/does-car-sharing-really-reduce-car-use/#respond Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:58:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1157277 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-of-mobility/opinion/does-car-sharing-really-reduce-car-use/feed/ 0 It is high time to localise the energy transition https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/opinion/it-is-high-time-to-localise-the-energy-transition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/opinion/it-is-high-time-to-localise-the-energy-transition/#comments Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:40:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1157119 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/opinion/it-is-high-time-to-localise-the-energy-transition/feed/ 1 How many smart cities are there in Europe? https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/infographic/how-many-smart-cities-are-there-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/infographic/how-many-smart-cities-are-there-in-europe/#respond Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:26:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=infographic&p=1131000 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/infographic/how-many-smart-cities-are-there-in-europe/feed/ 0 European cities want 10 million ‘smart’ streetlamps https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-cities-want-10-million-smart-streetlamps/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-cities-want-10-million-smart-streetlamps/#comments Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:49:17 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1129990 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-cities-want-10-million-smart-streetlamps/feed/ 1 EIT Digital boss: Europe needs ‘global mentality’ in innovation https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital-skills/news/eit-digital-boss-europe-needs-global-mentality-in-innovation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital-skills/news/eit-digital-boss-europe-needs-global-mentality-in-innovation/#respond Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:21:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1124589 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital-skills/news/eit-digital-boss-europe-needs-global-mentality-in-innovation/feed/ 0 EU calls for greater industry involvement in 5G https://www.euractiv.com/section/broadband/news/eu-calls-for-greater-industry-involvement-in-5g/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/broadband/news/eu-calls-for-greater-industry-involvement-in-5g/#respond Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:02:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1094985 https://www.euractiv.com/section/broadband/news/eu-calls-for-greater-industry-involvement-in-5g/feed/ 0 Czech MEP: Europe needs harmonised standards for smart cities https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/mep-charanzova-smart-cities-are-the-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/mep-charanzova-smart-cities-are-the-future/#respond Thu, 09 Feb 2017 05:25:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1088814 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/mep-charanzova-smart-cities-are-the-future/feed/ 0 Rockefeller Foundation chief: Resilient cities harness the power of data https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/rockefeller-foundation-director-privacy-laws-in-europe-go-too-far/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/rockefeller-foundation-director-privacy-laws-in-europe-go-too-far/#respond Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:38:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1087990 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/rockefeller-foundation-director-privacy-laws-in-europe-go-too-far/feed/ 0 How digital buildings can increase Europe’s energy efficiency https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/how-digital-buildings-can-increase-europes-energy-efficiency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/how-digital-buildings-can-increase-europes-energy-efficiency/#respond Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:33:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1083630 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/how-digital-buildings-can-increase-europes-energy-efficiency/feed/ 0 Europe’s cities are key to empowering ‘energy citizens’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/europes-cities-are-key-to-empowering-energy-citizens/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/europes-cities-are-key-to-empowering-energy-citizens/#respond Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:42:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1082333 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/europes-cities-are-key-to-empowering-energy-citizens/feed/ 0 An intelligent approach to intelligent buildings https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/an-intelligent-approach-to-intelligent-buildings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/an-intelligent-approach-to-intelligent-buildings/#respond Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:58:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1062075 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/an-intelligent-approach-to-intelligent-buildings/feed/ 0 AidEx opens in Brussels, with ‘localisation’ top of the agenda https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-aidex-opens-in-brussels-with-localisation-top-of-the-agenda/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-aidex-opens-in-brussels-with-localisation-top-of-the-agenda/#respond Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:21:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1061068 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-aidex-opens-in-brussels-with-localisation-top-of-the-agenda/feed/ 0 ‘Share the knowledge’ at UN’s Quito summit on cities – or wait until 2036 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/share-the-knowledge-at-uns-quito-summit-on-cities-or-wait-until-2036/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/share-the-knowledge-at-uns-quito-summit-on-cities-or-wait-until-2036/#respond Tue, 18 Oct 2016 04:43:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1050478 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/share-the-knowledge-at-uns-quito-summit-on-cities-or-wait-until-2036/feed/ 0 Global Health Index: ‘800 million people are going to bed hungry every night’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-global-health-index-800-million-people-are-going-to-bed-hungry-every-night/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-global-health-index-800-million-people-are-going-to-bed-hungry-every-night/#comments Wed, 12 Oct 2016 03:05:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1048478 Global Hunger Index, published 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-mimica-europes-new-aid-plan-for-africa-could-reach-e88-billion/#comments Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:14:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1040514 State of the Union address last week was the European External Investment Plan. EU development aid chief Neven Mimica gives the details in an interview with EURACTIV.com]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-mimica-europes-new-aid-plan-for-africa-could-reach-e88-billion/feed/ 1 Norway minister: ‘Petrol and diesel engines in cars are a thing of the past’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/interview/thursday-special-report-norway-minister-petrol-and-diesel-engines-in-cars-are-a-thing-of-the-past/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/interview/thursday-special-report-norway-minister-petrol-and-diesel-engines-in-cars-are-a-thing-of-the-past/#comments Thu, 15 Sep 2016 04:15:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1037737 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/interview/thursday-special-report-norway-minister-petrol-and-diesel-engines-in-cars-are-a-thing-of-the-past/feed/ 2 Philippe Orliange: ‘Cities must boost borrowing to finance climate action’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/philippe-orliange-cities-must-boost-their-borrowing-power-to-finance-climate-action/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/philippe-orliange-cities-must-boost-their-borrowing-power-to-finance-climate-action/#respond Mon, 05 Sep 2016 05:10:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1034566 EURACTIV France.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/philippe-orliange-cities-must-boost-their-borrowing-power-to-finance-climate-action/feed/ 0 Africa’s population set to double by 2050, says new report https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/africas-population-set-to-double-by-2050-says-new-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/africas-population-set-to-double-by-2050-says-new-report/#comments Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:30:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1032132 new report from the Population Reference Bureau (PRB) in Washington – posing serious questions about the sustainabililty of the world’s poorest continent.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/africas-population-set-to-double-by-2050-says-new-report/feed/ 4 DR Congo’s dystopian urbanisation on show in Brussels https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/dr-congos-dystopian-urbanisation-on-show-in-brussels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/dr-congos-dystopian-urbanisation-on-show-in-brussels/#comments Wed, 13 Jul 2016 04:40:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1020192 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/dr-congos-dystopian-urbanisation-on-show-in-brussels/feed/ 1 EEB: The Slovak presidency must set higher climate and waste targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/tues-slovak-presidency-must-set-higher-climate-waste-targets-says-watchdog/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/consumers-regulators-and-energy-efficiency-in-buildings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/consumers-regulators-and-energy-efficiency-in-buildings/#respond Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:39:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=994701 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/consumers-regulators-and-energy-efficiency-in-buildings/feed/ 0 Why the EU’s electricity market design proposal actually matters https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/why-the-eus-electricity-market-design-proposal-actually-matters/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/why-the-eus-electricity-market-design-proposal-actually-matters/#comments Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:56:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=966700 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/why-the-eus-electricity-market-design-proposal-actually-matters/feed/ 1 ‘Netflix-like’ city transport app could mean people buy less cars https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/netflix-like-city-transport-app-could-mean-people-buy-less-cars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/netflix-like-city-transport-app-could-mean-people-buy-less-cars/#respond Thu, 07 Apr 2016 05:48:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=959493 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/netflix-like-city-transport-app-could-mean-people-buy-less-cars/feed/ 0 Climate change adaptation a victim of North-South inequality https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/ladaptation-climatique-une-autre-inegalite-nord-sud/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/ladaptation-climatique-une-autre-inegalite-nord-sud/#respond Fri, 04 Mar 2016 05:24:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=273297 study published in the journal Nature. Our partner Journal de l'Environnement reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/ladaptation-climatique-une-autre-inegalite-nord-sud/feed/ 0 Jeremy Rifkin: ‘What’s missing from UN climate talks is a new economic vision’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/jeremy-rifkin-what-s-missing-from-un-climate-talks-is-a-new-economic-vision/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/jeremy-rifkin-what-s-missing-from-un-climate-talks-is-a-new-economic-vision/#respond Wed, 25 Nov 2015 06:56:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885173 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/jeremy-rifkin-what-s-missing-from-un-climate-talks-is-a-new-economic-vision/feed/ 0 Smart cities and urban laboratories https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/smart-cities-and-urban-laboratories/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/smart-cities-and-urban-laboratories/#respond Thu, 19 Nov 2015 06:34:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884813 EURACTIV's partner El País - Planeta Futuro reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/smart-cities-and-urban-laboratories/feed/ 0 What is MyNeighborhood? [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/video/what-is-myneighborhood/ Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852394 Poland’s other energy story: taking a closer look https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/poland-s-other-energy-story-taking-a-closer-look/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/poland-s-other-energy-story-taking-a-closer-look/#respond Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:07:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848603 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/poland-s-other-energy-story-taking-a-closer-look/feed/ 0 Microsoft’s Cherkis: Europe on equal footing with Asia, US on ‘smart cities’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/microsoft-s-cherkis-europe-on-equal-footing-with-asia-us-on-smart-cities/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/microsoft-s-cherkis-europe-on-equal-footing-with-asia-us-on-smart-cities/#respond Mon, 14 Oct 2013 08:51:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835183 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/microsoft-s-cherkis-europe-on-equal-footing-with-asia-us-on-smart-cities/feed/ 0 EU embraces green infrastructure package https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-embraces-green-infrastructure-package/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-embraces-green-infrastructure-package/#respond Tue, 07 May 2013 08:01:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832234 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-embraces-green-infrastructure-package/feed/ 0 Huawei’s Juan Rendon on Broadband in Europe [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/video/huawei-s-juan-rendon-on-broadband-in-europe/ Mon, 15 Apr 2013 14:58:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851745 What is the current state of broadband in Europe? There is going to be an increasing demand of broadband traffic over the next five years, and operators need to be ready to address this demand. What will happen if operators are not ready for increased demand?]]> Connected cities to cause data explosion, but standards still lacking https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/connected-cities-to-cause-data-explosion-but-standards-still-lacking/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/connected-cities-to-cause-data-explosion-but-standards-still-lacking/#respond Tue, 26 Feb 2013 08:39:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829218 SPECIAL REPORT / By 2018, mobile operators will take more revenue globally from pure data than from their traditional voice services as the world moves towards hyper-connected cities, industry analysts predict. 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risks of climate change https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/european-cities-seek-to-reduce-risks-of-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/european-cities-seek-to-reduce-risks-of-climate-change/#respond Fri, 29 Jun 2012 07:29:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=824943 https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/european-cities-seek-to-reduce-risks-of-climate-change/feed/ 0 The lessons of London’s bicycle network https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/opinion/the-lessons-of-london-s-bicycle-network/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/opinion/the-lessons-of-london-s-bicycle-network/#respond Tue, 03 Apr 2012 17:45:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=839980 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/opinion/the-lessons-of-london-s-bicycle-network/feed/ 0 Regions commit to green policies ahead of Rio+20 https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/regions-commit-to-green-policies-ahead-of-rio-20/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/cities-turn-to-high-tech-for-curbing-traffic-crime/feed/ 0 EU, US mayors stress cities’ role in global warming fight https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-us-mayors-stress-cities-role-in-global-warming-fight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-us-mayors-stress-cities-role-in-global-warming-fight/#respond Thu, 08 Oct 2009 12:45:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827538 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-us-mayors-stress-cities-role-in-global-warming-fight/feed/ 0 Cities puzzled by greenhouse gas measurements https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/cities-puzzled-by-greenhouse-gas-measurements/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/cities-puzzled-by-greenhouse-gas-measurements/#respond Wed, 07 Oct 2009 09:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=802876 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-not-listening-to-cities-says-commission/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-not-listening-to-cities-says-commission/#respond Thu, 09 Oct 2008 12:45:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=824266 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-not-listening-to-cities-says-commission/feed/ 0 Sustainable Cities https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/linksdossier/sustainable-cities/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/linksdossier/sustainable-cities/#respond Wed, 08 Oct 2008 10:30:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842244 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/linksdossier/sustainable-cities/feed/ 0 Commission unveils urban-mobility strategy https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/commission-unveils-urban-mobility-strategy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/commission-unveils-urban-mobility-strategy/#respond Wed, 26 Sep 2007 12:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799541 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/commission-unveils-urban-mobility-strategy/feed/ 0 Severing car dependency in EU cities ‘very realistic’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/interview/severing-car-dependency-in-eu-cities-very-realistic/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/interview/severing-car-dependency-in-eu-cities-very-realistic/#respond Mon, 17 Sep 2007 12:30:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833621 To read a shortened version of this interview, please click here. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/interview/severing-car-dependency-in-eu-cities-very-realistic/feed/ 0 Mobility Week: EU eyes less road-space for cars https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/mobility-week-eu-eyes-less-road-space-for-cars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/mobility-week-eu-eyes-less-road-space-for-cars/#respond Mon, 17 Sep 2007 12:30:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799485 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‘greening’ car fleets https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/big-cities-take-lead-on-greening-car-fleets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/big-cities-take-lead-on-greening-car-fleets/#respond Wed, 23 May 2007 12:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=798669 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/big-cities-take-lead-on-greening-car-fleets/feed/ 0 EU ministers to meet in support of sustainable cities https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-ministers-to-meet-in-support-of-sustainable-cities/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-ministers-to-meet-in-support-of-sustainable-cities/#respond Mon, 21 May 2007 09:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=798499 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-ministers-to-meet-in-support-of-sustainable-cities/feed/ 0 Barrot eyes congestion-charging as urban-mobility solution 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