Crowd votes Spanish off-grid eco complex best contributor to sustainable energy future


Spanish crowdfunding platform ECrowd! and the Mar de Fulles project take home 2016 Citizenergy Project of the Year title...

Supporting municipal use of citizen-based financing key to energy transition


Frankfurt/Brussels, 24 January 2017. While municipalities have a central role to play in carrying out ambitious EU goals, public funds to finance necessary sustainable energy projects are often lacking. A newly published position paper has stakeholders from across Europe pointing to alternative, citizen-based financing as a significant part of the answer....

Citizenergy platform for community energy awards sustainable energy project of the year


The long awaited winner of the 2016 Citizenergy Project of the Year award is due to be announced on 1 February in the halls of the EU Parliament - interested parties are cordially invited to attend the event...

Community energy’s “TripAdvisor” to award best contributor to sustainable energy future


Citizenergy platform hands 2016 Project of the Year Award voting to the crowd in celebration of first year online

European associations urge stronger public engagement in alternative financing


Frankfurt/Brussels, 7 October 2016. The largest challenges facing crowdfunding for sustainable energy today are a lack of awareness of the potential it has to offer and a lack of support on the political level...

European public in need of common EU framework on crowdfunding


Stakeholders of the Citizenergy platform for sustainable energy investment issue joint position paper