In the EU, over 100 million people, mostly vulnerable, cannot keep their homes comfortably cool in summer. Hence more attention is needed to the issue of summertime energy poverty (SEP), in research and in policy-making.
The event “Summer energy poverty: thinking outside of the box” will take place within the EUSEW extended programme on the 19th of September, 2022, 15:00-16:30h CET.
We are continuing to introduce you shortly our speakers and the topics we shall address during the session. Today we are going to introduce you Dr. Victoria Pellicer-Sifres. Victoria is Energy Officer at Las Naves (the social innovation agency of the city of Valencia). She has professional and academic experience on energy poverty at municipal level. She is involved in different projects related to right to energy, and she has a long activist career in the field of energy cooperativism and energy transtion.
Dr. Victoria Pillicer-Sifres will present the topic “WELLbased: Health-focused approaches to tackle Energy Poverty”.