Event type Workshop

The status of Energy Poverty in Greece and the contribution of green and social innovation to addressing the problem

The Heinrich Böll Foundation Greece, the social cooperative Wind of Renewal and the Institute for Zero Energy Buildings have joined forces to publish a policy report on “The status of energy poverty in Greece and the contribution of green and social innovation to addressing the problem”.

Within this context we organised a first workshop in Athens, which took place in April. Its main objective was the exchange of views and good practice in dealing with energy poverty. More here

Τhe second workshop is scheduled to take place on 29th of June 2016. The first part of it will be organised as a round table and will focus on financial tools to deal with energy poverty through social and green innovation. An open event will follow, where the draft of the policy report we are working on will be presented. With the proposals include in the draft as a starting point, the resulting discussion will focus on the contribution of green and social innovation in dealing with the phenomenon.