"Through the support of DECIDE, energy communities and collective energy actions will become the wave that produces the soft revolution towards the energy turnaround."
Energy communities and collective actions: Yearly policy brief on regulation
Some EU Member States have seen strong growth of energy communities since 2022. Austria, for example, reports over 400 registered energy communities and France 1801. This dynamic has been caused by regulatory frameworks that became more mature, by subsidies, an increasing number of existing examples and finally by
the energy crisis.
This policy brief starts with an overview of the transposition in all...
Publication Date: 04 Jun 2023
Author: Andreas Tuerk (JR), Camilla Neumann (JR), Malgorzata (Gosia) Matowska (THNK), Lucija Rakocevic (THNK), Daniel Matkovits (PI), Simon Munkler (PI), Ludwig Karg (B.A.U.M), Silvia Assalini (ICLEI)
Report of DECIDE trainings held
In the DECIDE project the capacity building played a central role and it was realized mainly by means of webinar, workshops and materials addressing different types of stakeholders at different stages of their journey toward collective energy actions. This deliverable is divided in two main parts: in the first one it takes the reader through
the general approach taken by the project in organizing its...
Publication Date: 31 May 2023
Author: Silvia Assalini (ICLEI Europe)
Final report on Business Models, contractual conditions and recommendation
The aim of this report is to give insights into different existing and emerging approaches for business models for energy communities and collective actions, to group different business model categories of energy communities and collective energy actions and to provide specific examples for these categories. Also, the report analyses existing and emerging contractual conditions within energy...
Publication Date: 31 May 2023
Author: Andreas Tuerk (JR), Camilla Neumann (JR) Malgorzata (Gosia) Matowska, Lucija Rakocevic (Th!nk E), Ludwig Karg (B.A.U.M)
The Maturity and Scalability Tool for Energy Communities and Collective Actions
The Maturity and Scalability Tool for Energy Communities and Collective Actions supports leaders and members of energy communities and collective energy actions. It provides insights in the level of readiness of their initiative, in the potentials for growth and the framework for it.
The tool allows you to assess the development progress of your initiative. It gives helpful tips and recommendations...
Publication Date: 26 May 2023
Author: Michael Brenner-Fliesser, Anne-Kathrin Vorwald, JOANNEUM RESEARCH LIFE, B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH
DECIDE Tool Card 6
The DECIDE tool cards have been designed to provide some practical inputs that can improve the development of an energy-related community initiative. It is a handy and catchy format to present the tools and methodologies investigated by the project and make them accessible to a wide audience, despite the knowledge background on the topic. Each card can be seen as a stand-alone piece of information...
Publication Date: 22 May 2023
Author: Prospex Institute