Renewable energies

Meeting poster - Photo: Amics de la Terra

1st European Meeting for Energy Democracy

This event is organised by Friends of the Earth, REScoop and Som Energia, and will take place from 14th to 17th September as an opportunity to exchange experiences from collectives around Europe.

Wind Turbine. Photo: Pixabay

What wind energy cooperatives are there in the world?

“Live from the Air in the Sky” is a pioneering Catalan initiative developed by EOLPOP to build a wind turbine cooperative.

Colorful plastic straws on a glass container. Photo: Pexels

Plastic straws usage becomes a public debate issue

Global movements around the world strive to educate the public about the consequences of single use plastic, highlighting its effects on our health, our environment and our oceans.

Antina Sander, Deputy Executive Director at RGI, at the 5th European Grid Conference / Photograph: RGI

Antina Sander: "For the enterprises, NGOs are a source of expertise that they often don’t have but urgently need"

We have talked with the Deputy Executive Director of the Renewables Grid Initiative about the situation of the renewable energies in Europe and the work of this organization.