Life COMET aims to establish, support and professionalise community energy coalitions at the national level, which will foster exchange and collaboration among energy communities, finally resulting in targeted advocacy efforts.



The project LIFE ACCE, which stands for Access to Capital for Community Energy, aims to develop and scale up collective financing tools for energy cooperatives across Europe.

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SCCALE 203050 is the project coordinator of SCCALE 203050, a Horizon 2020 project that aims to develop a set of tools, resources and coaching techniques to support the set-up and operation of energy communities. The project aims to strengthen the collaboration between energy cooperatives and local authorities including cities and municipalities.



LIFE LOOP aims to empower local and regional governments, local citizens and other stakeholders to work together to develop and achieve community energy objectives through new partnerships and projects.

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AquaCom aims to enable the uptake of small-scale aquathermal heating and cooling systems by energy communities in North-West Europe, through the development of a replicable governance and technical model, and the organisation of a series of targeted training and capacity-building activities.

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Citizen-Led Renovation (III)

Project funded by the European Climate Foundation to develop and replicate citizen-led renovation initiatives, as well as community district heating and cooling systems. For a period of 12 months, it will contribute to the EU’s objective of reducing 55% greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.

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One Stop Renovation Co-op

The One Stop Renovation Co-op (OSR-Coop) project, funded by the LIFE Programme of the European Union, aims to further the development and piloting of cooperative one-stop-shop (OSS) building renovation services to transform them into integrated services with a focus on deep renovation for households.

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Seizing the opportunity of the new definitions in the Clean Energy Package, LetsGo4Climate aims at elaborating functional methodologies to involve citizens into Citizen Energy Communities with the active involvement of local authorities.

Under the leadership of the region Centre-Val-de-Loire, this project involves a complete set of actors from the energy system aiming at fostering public engagement. will work together with its member Energie Partagée to develop an engagement methodology and to bridge the project with other EU initiatives and cooperatives.

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A growing number of energy cooperatives are trying to alleviate energy poverty, bringing forward innovative schemes and business models. CEES aims to identify the existing best practices and wants to build a narrative around this important challenge. is in charge of communication and EU policy work.



RE/SOURCED aims to set-up a microgrid (a so-called energy island) in Zwevegem, a small town in West Flanders. is in charge of setting up an energy community that complies with the new definition which Flanders has to put in place.

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With the energy grid moving from a centralized to a decentralized system, energy communities will play an important role for implementing change in current operative business models. Through OneNET, we are liaising with 69 partners (mainly DSOs and TSOs) to explore how cooperatives can support the implementation of a decentralised energy system.

Horizon 2020 – Grant Agreement No. 957739.



STEPS aims to strengthen the competitiveness of North-West European SMEs working on innovative storage solutions. The project will deploy a user-centric, demand-driven approach that bring products closer to market. will contribute our experience from FLEXcoop, cVPP and REScoop VPP to show how cooperatives can implement storage solutions.

Interreg NWE – Grant Agreement No. 1102.