Accelerating the energy transition in cities

Celsius

A collaboration hub for efficient, integrated heating and cooling solutions supporting cities in their energy transition to carbon-neutral systems.

Celsius

Gathers and shares technical, economic, social and policy expertise.

Celsius

Connects members, exchange and foster innovation, leading to solutions that accelerate sustainable development in Europe and across the world.

Welcome to the Celsius Initiative!

We are a demand driven collaboration hub for efficient, integrated heating and cooling solutions supporting cities in their energy transition to carbon-neutral systems. Focusing on cities’ needs, through the forerunner groups, it connects its members to exchange on climate and environmental policies, foster innovation, leading to solutions that accelerate sustainable development in Europe and across the world.

The initiative also provides continuous knowledge sharing through a monthly newsletter, webinars, participatory workshops and the Celsius Toolbox. The later gathers and shares technical, economic, social and policy expertise.

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Webinars

Webinar: Cities & the Renovation Wave – Impactful District-Level Approaches

Webinar: Cities & the Renovation Wave – Impactful District-Level Approaches

This webinar focuses on how the “Renovation Wave” will provide support to cities and regions when they decarbonise their building stock. learn more

Webinar: Local leaders on the front lines

Webinar: Local leaders on the front lines

Five star cities presenting their best practices in efficient heating and cooling solutions for a sustainable future. learn more

Webinar: Financial instruments and success cases

Webinar: Financial instruments and success cases

This webinar provided a European perspective on financial investment, from EU’s Urban Agenda Energy Transition Partnership to success ... learn more

Webinar: Low temperature district heating

Webinar: Low temperature district heating

Low temperature district heating can prove to be an important part in also keeping the globe’s temperature low. This webinar presents ... learn more

Read the latest Celsius Newsletter

The CELSIUS  Newsletter is published monthly to promote and improve the visibility of what is happening in our network.

The latest issue  focuses on solar district heating. You find this newsletter here. 

​Give cities a voice in Brussels

No energy transition without sustainable cities; no sustainable cities without sustainable heating and cooling. As the 2016 European Commission’s Heating & Cooling Strategy made clear, district energy systems will have to play a significant role to make Europe’s broader climate and energy ambitions a reality. And cities will be in the driver’s seat to make a successful energy transition happen.

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