City networks and research organisations team up to accelerate the transition to net zero emissions by 2030


Brussels, Belgium – The NetZeroCities project is starting on 1st October 2021 as part of the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme in support of the European Union’s Green Deal. NetZeroCities will support Europe and in particular European cities to drastically cut down greenhouse gas emissions through climate action to achieve ‘climate neutrality’, one of the biggest challenges our societies face today. Europe has pledged to lead on climate action and has set forth ambitious goals and directives to achieve that commitment. The Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe research and innovation programmes, the European Green Deal and other European Union [...]