A cross-European partnership

EC² brings together partners from a range of disciplines and sectors, from universities to municipalities to local energy communities, to ensure that academic rigour is matched with real-world experiences from key stakeholders that will translate into policy change to support the low-carbon transition.

Meet our Partners

Research & Academia

Center for Social Innovation ZSI (Austria)

Universität Graz (Austria)

Universität Leipzig (Germany)

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny we Wrocławiu (Poland)

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (Netherlands)


Groningen Municipality (Netherlands)

Comune di Scalenghe (Italy)

Gmina Prusice (Poland)

Energy Communities

Buurkracht Projecten B.V. (Netherlands)

Ture Nirvane Societa’ Cooperativa Sociale di Comunita’ (Italy)

Arterra Bizimodu (Spain)

Housing Cooperative Wrocław South (HCWS, Poland)


Global Ecovillage Network of Europe (Germany)

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability (Germany)