Anna Schindler
Anna Schindler Director City of Zurich Zurich, Switzerland

Biography

Born in 1968, Anna Schindler studied geography at the University of Bern. Several projects at ETH Studio Basel and in Mendrisio complement her work as a lecturer, journalist and editor. Since November 2011 she is director of the Office for Urban Development.

Sessions

Save to calendar 20-11-2019 11:15 20-11-2019 13:15 Europe/Madrid Energy Transition: Redefining the Energy Mix and Distribution Systems

Cities require more and more energy to run their activities, which has alarming environmental consequences. Reducing energy related emissions is fundamental to curb the rise of global temperatures. Yet it turns out that swapping fossil fuels for renewables is not so simple. How can renewable solutions get funded and be economically sustainable? What policies local governments need to implement to improve energy performance and lower emissions?

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