Today more than two thirds of Europeans live in towns and cities. Urban areas concentrate most of the environmental challenges facing our society but also bring together commitment and innovation to resolve them. The European Green Capital Award has been conceived to promote and reward these efforts. Find Out More

Bristol activates its 100th electric car charging point

April 22, 2015

“Electric vehicles make up an important part of Bristol’s low carbon future"... read more

Stockholm to introduce ’98% recyclable’ metro trains

April 22, 2015

“When public transport is attractive, sustainable travel will increase."... read more

Sustainable Food Summit: Building Sustainable Menus

6th May 2015 - 6th May 2015

The aim of the summit is to examine local supply chains and create local, strong, ethical and sustainable food links. read more

Let's Clean Up Europe 2015

8th May 2015 - 10th May 2015

"Let's Clean Up Europe!" aims to involve and reach as many citizens as possible in the fight against litter. read more