Climate change and the demands of booming urban populations pose major challenges for the future of our planet.

Cities must be prepared to deal with the risks and impact of climate change by moving to more sustainable, zero-carbon and resilient ‘circular’ pathways.
This is a major opportunity for the emergence of a new, sustainable market that can harness the creativity, skills and economies of scale that exist within our urban environments to produce systemic solutions.

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Urban Transitions
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Success Story
E-USE

The E-USE project has designed and created six pilot plants across Europe to demonstrate the feasibility of...

E-USE
Success Story
Moabit West: Citizen engagement at the core of urban development plan

Our Smart Sustainable Districts team and our partner community support city stakeholders to develop and deliver transformative...

Moabit West: Citizen engagement at the core of urban development plan
Success Story
London Queen Elizabeth Park: Harnessing the power of an integrated single data platform to pursue sustainability projects

Our Smart Sustainable Districts team and our partner community support city stakeholders to develop and deliver transformative...

London Queen Elizabeth Park: Harnessing the power of an integrated single data platform to pursue sustainability projects
In our community
Interview with Nico Wolf, CFO, Endless Energy – Winner of the EIT Climate-...
Interview with Nico Wolf, CFO, Endless Energy – Winner of the EIT Climate-KIC Finance Incubator Competition
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Eight EIT Climate-KIC innovators in prestigious Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe List 2019

In the last four years, the EIT Community has had over 43 ventures or entrepreneurs featured in...

Eight EIT Climate-KIC innovators in prestigious Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe List 2019
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
EIT Climate-KIC’s ConnectedClusters launches at EUROCITIES

EIT Climate-KIC’s ConnectedClusters project—which aims to accelerate innovation clusters to create thriving and prosperous low carbon cities—formally...

EIT Climate-KIC’s ConnectedClusters launches at EUROCITIES
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
EIT Climate-KIC emphasises need for climate focus in cohesion policy at European Week of Cities and Regions

EIT Climate-KIC was among the urban planners, municipalities, policy experts and academics gathered in Brussels earlier this...

EIT Climate-KIC emphasises need for climate focus in cohesion policy at European Week of Cities and Regions
In Detail
Municipality-led circular economy case studies from EIT Climate-KIC and part...

How can cities create prosperity for expanding populations whilst transitioning through systematic change to low-carbon economies? How can cities achieve continued prosperity whilst preserving...

Municipality-led circular economy case studies from EIT Climate-KIC and partners
Innovation spotlight
2nd SKIN paves the way to decarbonise Europe’s existing housing stock

In Innovation Spotlight, we explore some of the most promising innovations from around our community. This week,...

2nd SKIN paves the way to decarbonise Europe’s existing housing stock
OPINION
How the climate community breeds its own inaction
Dominic Hofstetter EIT Climate-KIC
How the climate community breeds its own inaction
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