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Energy communities – examples from Hungary and Germany (HU)

Interested in energy communities? Learn more about them and read about inspiring yet concrete examples in Hungary and Germany. 

Can energy communities be a way out of the energy crisis is an article which defines energy communities and their importance in the climate context, as they can play an important role in the green transition. Energy communities empower citizens to get involved in the energy sector but can also interest policymakers. 

The article gives an overview of the situation in Hungary and a few inspiring examples from Germany. 

The article is available to read in Hungarian here

Authors: Greenfo, Green Policy Center


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