Upcoming talk by Cecile Blanchet at conference Future without the NAM

Our Energy fellow Cecile Blanchet will participate on Saturday 7 January  at 13:30 to a conference in Groningen (The Netherlands) called "a future without the NAM". The focus will be on the potential remunicipalization of the gas utility (the NAM), which is exploiting the huge gas field under the province ...

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Community energy meets the Sustainable Development Goals

Berlin, December 12. Nr. 3 of  a series of posts on renewable community energy by Commons Network fellow Cecile Blanchet. If the cooperative model is far from being a new one, it has been lately put in the spotlight as a key to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This set of ...

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Commoners hit the capital of Europe: Commons Assembly in Brussels

22 November 2016- In the wake of Trump´s shocking victory and in the midst of a deep EU crisis accelerated by Brexit many commons activists around Europe have reacted with a sense of “Don´t mourn, commonify!”.  The current economic order has left many behind, has alienated many from the establishment ...

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