Energy poverty alliance

An Italian initiative founded by the magazine Canale Energia, Gruppo Italia Energia editor

The Alliance intends to act as a hub to allow the aggregation of news on the subject and create a network of subjects who intend to fight the energy poverty’s phenomenon

Introduction to organisation

Alleanza contro la povertà energetica, from now in english “Alliance against energy poverty” or Alliance is a network of italian best pratices, consumer associations and expert in energy poverty. It was created with the intention of establishing a dialogue between best practices, researcher, citizen and institutional stakeholders.

The Alliance intends to act as a hub to allow the aggregation of news on the subject and create a network of subjects who intend to fight the energy poverty’s phenomenon.

The mission is to try to develop local solutions in order to raise people’s awareness about energy poverty and solutions.

To grow the network looks to sector experts, cooperatives and foundations, associations related to the energy, consumer and social sector, similar European realities, institutions and researcher.

The initiative was born in 2019 from an idea of Canale Energia, a newspaper specialized in energy and environment sector, already media partner of several european projects about energy poverty and consumer awarness.  At the moment include 8 brand ambassadors and 6 partners. This part is evolving and the Alliance is concluding other partnership.

How your organisation tackles energy poverty

The newtwork is involve in actions to disseminate knowledge and studies about the phenomenon to istitutianal stakeholders, citizens and entreprises.

Its done with event organizations with political stakeholders and energy poverty studies and solutions from Italy and from other countries. We also organize meeting between the Alliance brand ambassador and the partner to study the phenomen trend and needs. We also organize some activities to involve citizen, for example we organized a comic contest to involve people and social newtworks activities. It has worked very well so the Alliance is thinking to a new realise.

Also we collect news and tips from the social networks and the newspaper to disclose that to the newtworks. About that the Alliance promotes social media information campaign

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Networking

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