The Energy WG focuses on the universities energy needs, the actions for their reduction and the satisfaction with renewable energy, respecting the standards of comfort and services provided. It collects data, defines metrics and builds informative and methodological bases. It supports the action of Energy Managers in universities. It collects and disseminates good practices for energy management in the Public Administration. It promotes energy sustainability in the university communities and within the territory.


Bettoni Laura

Università degli Studi di Brescia

Raugi Marco

Università di Pisa
Operational contact

Lucherini Lucia

Università di Pisa

View the full composition of the Working Group here


The sub-working groups active in the Energy WG are:

  1. Air conditioning systems: health and wellness - coordinate by prof. Francesca Romana d'Ambrosio - Università degli Studi di Salerno
  2. CRUI-RUS-GSE Agreement Support - coordinate by prof. Gianluca Ruggieri - Università degli Studi dell'Insubria
  3. CER - Renewable Energy Communities - co-coordinated by Alberto Fichera of the University of Catania and Filippo Bovera of the Politecnico di Milano
  4. Energy Manager - Communication - Training - co-coordinated by Francesca Cioffi of the Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, Migliari Luca of the University of Cagliari and Domenico Panno of the University of Palermo


WG activities

Published the WG Energy RUS Green Paper

Online the GREEN PAPER Sustainable Energy Management of the Working Group Energy RUS

Best practices for energy conservation and wellness in universities

The Energy Working Group will hold an open meeting on the 1st of December for a discussion on energy best practices

Il Sustainable Energy Manager - A new approach to energy management in Italian universities

July 12, 2022, day dedicated to the figure of the energy manager at the Politecnico di Torino, at the Sala "Emma Strada" in Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24

Insight materials