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    Renovation of co-owned apartment complexes: dream first, then decide

    April 18, 2017

    To refurbish apartment complexes, 70% of the owners must consent with renovation activities. Collective decision-making is never easy. And if it involves money, well, it is even harder. To cater for that difficulty, the Local Energy and Climate Agency of Grenoble metropolitan area – ALEC, created a participatory workshop called “Refurbish my condominium : what […]

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    April 13, 2017

    An island that works entirely with clean energy is possible. But how can we do it? How to integrate new solutions in buildings, cities, existing infrastructure and the lives of people? What are the technical barriers, economic or social, and how to overcome them? Between April 24th and 28th 2017 these and other issues about […]

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    School Energy Challenge: children on board to bring energy consumption down

    April 12, 2017

    “Teacher, that’s the day when we set up a multi-socket!” Giving individuals access to their energy usage, thanks to the VivaCité platform, is an ongoing initiative in Grenoble. As part of the 3rd edition of the successful “School Energy Challenge” lead by ALEC (local energy and climate agency) on the metropolitan area of Grenoble, one […]

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