Territorial Energy Data for Planning and Energy-Climate Action

This document reviews data on potential for energy management, renewable energy development and recovery, and greenhouse gas emissions reduction. It provides information on the regulatory framework, methodological elements, recommendations for conducting a study of the potential of the French territory, as well as community testimonials

It was produced by Club STEP (Synergies for Energy Transition through Planning) – which has been working since 2016 on the issue of energy data in support of planning – with the contribution of AURA-EE as part of the Network of Regional Energy and Environment Agencies, RARE.

Download it here in French.


News from the ORECA observatory in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur

  The team of the Observatoire Régional de l’Energie, du Climat et de l’Air (ORECA) has the pleasure of informing you of it’s latest updates and publications (in French) available on their official website: Macroscopic evaluation of the potential of ground-based solar power plants in the south of France (2016) (FR pdf) Critères d’aides 2016 […]

New interactive maps show Thermal resources available in regions

The EU-funded STRATEGO project recently published the Pan-European Thermal Atlas (PETA), an interactive map that shows data on the thermal resources available in any region as well as EU-wide thermal demand. PETA maps heat and cooling demand, the local density of both demands, available waste heat resources and the potential for renewable energy sources.

To be followed: Mayors Adapt

Mayors Adapt, Promoting urban leadership in adaptation In parallel with reducing its greenhouse gas emissions to mitigate climate change, the European Union also needs to strengthen its resilience to the inevitable impacts of climate change, now and for the future. Adapting to climate change is the way to do this.

A picture is worth a 1,000 words…

⇓   Click on the image to launch the animation   ⇓  .  .