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. Metrics and indicators - coordinate by prof. Giulio Cappelletti - Università degli Studi di Foggia 
  2. Air conditioning systems: health and wellness - coordinate by prof. Francesca Romana d'Ambrosio - Università degli Studi di Salerno
  3. CRUI-RUS-GSE Agreement Support - coordinate by prof. Gianluca Ruggieri - Università degli Studi dell'Insubria


Tuesday 16 May 2023
Conference organized by the Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata" as part of the Festival of Sustainable Development
Monday 29 May 2023
To Venice and online appointment of the cycle on the scientific and educational communication of sustainability promoted by Università Ca' Foscari

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