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

Aarhus Launches Smart Mobility Project

September 24, 2014

Launched last week at European Mobility Week, the Smart Mobility Project aims to reduce congestion by encouraging residents to change their transport behaviour. ... read more

The Brighton Waste House

September 24, 2014

The Brighton Waste House is Europe’s first permanent public building made almost entirely from recycled materials.... read more

Masterclass on "Energy neighbourhood Sydhavn"

30th Sep 2014 - 30th Sep 2014

A Masterclass on "Energy neighbourhood Sydhavn" will take place at Karens Minde Cultural Centre in Copenhagen, Denmark, the European Green Capital 2014. read more

Supporting cycling for liveable cities

1st Oct 2014 - 1st Oct 2014

The conference will focus on different ways to increase the share of cycling in the modal split of cities. read more