What does a desirable energy future look like for prosumer business models?

First in a series of three international workshops to build a roadmap for mainstreaming prosumerism in the European energy system until 2050 The Horizon 2020 PROSEU project provides insights into the process of mainstreaming renewable...


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Sustainable heat from landscape conversion and maintenance work at PROSEU Living Lab in Belgium

Providing sustainable heat from wood chips produced during landscape conversion and maintenance work (LCMW) is an increasingly hot topic across Europe. How can public buildings and citizens be provided with local heat from the region while,...


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"Municipalities for Sustainability": innovation in municipalities of all sizes

It is sometimes asserted that big cities are the front-runners in innovation, and that only they have enough capacity and budget to take on new initiatives. Extended urban environments can be seen as the places where culture leads to...


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Business Models for Prosumers: Insights from PROSEU Living lab in Bristol

Buildings are the largest consumer of energy and producer of greenhouse gas emissions in Europe. In countries with colder climates, the bulk of this energy consumption and emissions results from space heating and hot water consumption....


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Open Education for a Better World (OE4BW) - call for participation 2019/20

Open Education for a Better World (OE4BW) is an international online mentoring programme, supporting the development and implementation of freely accessible modules and resources – open educational resources, or OER as they are...


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What added value do EU energy regulations have for prosumers?

For the first time, with the so-called ‘Clean Energy for All Europeans Package’, EU law regulates the do’s and don’ts for prosumers and energy communities. By Marta Toporek, ClientEarth, PROSEU project...


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Finding policy gaps and crunching data: insights on prosumerism

On 1-3 April 2019, the PROSEU research project consortium met in Rotterdam for its third project meeting, hosted by DRIFT. The eleven project partners presented research results from the first year of the project and discussed plans for the...


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Co-creating a new energy community in Portugal

The first "renewable energy community" in Portugal might be in São Luís village (situated in the South of the country). On 23 February 2019, São Luís Transition Town and the PROSEU project, in collaboration with...


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Launch of Prosumer Community of Interest

Are you a renewable energy prosumer initiative? Are you supporting such initiatives in one way or another? If so, then you might be interested in joining PROSEU’s Prosumer Community of Interest! Its purpose is to connect RES Prosumer...


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Kick-off of RES Living Labs

The concept of Living Labs is being applied across Europe to support innovation in a wide range of sectors. This experimental approach is based on the collaboration of a large panel of stakeholders in face-to-face settings. PROSEU will...


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