About the project

MILESECURE-2050 project aims to understand and overcome the political, economical and behavioural traits and trends that led Europe to its difficulties in reducing fossil fuel consumption, and in diversifying its energy balance at rates which guarantee European energy security in the next years (more specifically at the horizon 2050), reduce the threat of climate change, and diminish the risk of an energy gap in the coming decades.

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Interview - MILESCURE-2050 Energy Day on “Transition towards low carbon energy society” Inteview by ENGERATI

Jul 11, 2014
Engerati talks to Giancarlo Cotella about the Milesecure-2050 project and trying to understand the potential impact that a transition towards a low carbon society will have on energy security. From the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2014.


MILESCURE-2050 Energy Day on “Transition towards low carbon energy society”

Jul 10, 2014
In the frame of the EU sustainable energy week (23-27 June 2014) the MILESECURE-2050 project presented its preliminary results to 60 EU decision-makers and stakeholders on 25 June 2014 at ENEA Brussels headquarter.

  • Transition towards low carbon energy society - MILESCURE-2050 Energy Day (Brussels, 25/6/2014).

Please be aware that all the slides are now available on: http://ec.europa.eu/research/social-sciences/index.cfm?lg=en&pg=events (click “Past events”).

INTERVIEW - Patrizia Lombardi - 2014 ENERGY DAY

Mar 25, 2015
Prof Patrizia Lombardi, MILESECURE-2050 project Coordinator, was interviewed on the occasion of the MILESECURE-2050 Energy Day which was organized in Brussels by the Consortium's partners at the ENEA Headquarters.

The interview is visible here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=788dDJTJvqw
The interview was produced by the Italian Web TV www.greentg.tv and will be downloadable from the Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/ConfidentialEurope?ref=hl

Confidential Europe is a young adn indipendent project of information about European strategies and policies, with a focus on sustainability related issues.

MILESECURE-2050 SPECIAL SESSION - 2015 AESOP Annual Congress, Prague (Czech Republic)

Jul 13, 2015 - Jul 16, 2015

The 2015 AESOP Congress Organising Committee has invited Giancarlo Cotella (POLITO) as co-chair for the Track 09 "Energy and Space as Resources / Limits for Planning Decisions” on the occasion of the 2015 AESOP Congress, Association of European Schools of Planning, 7-9 July 2015, in Prague. A MILESECURE-2050 SPECIAL SESSION will be organized. Information about the Congress may be found at http://www.aesop2015.eu/