Vice-President on Climate Protection in Municipalities and Regions,
Head of Department at Beratungs- und Service Gesellschaft Umwelt (DE)

Thekla Heinel is Head of Department for International Projects and Project Development at B.&S.U. Beratungs- und Service-Gesellschaft Umwelt in Berlin. She has more than 30 years of professional experience in the fields of energy, climate protection and sustainability.

In the course of her career, she has initiated and managed a large number of projects at the European level, mainly on energy efficiency, sustainable mobility and municipal climate protection. She is a member of the board of the European Energy Award AISBL (eea) association and International Country Advisor for the eea. In this position, she accompanies the introduction of this quality management and labelling system for municipalities and regions in new countries.

In the news

Citizens at the centre of change

Take a look at Thekla Heinel's editorial, FEDARENE Vice-President for Climate Protection in Municipalities and Regions. She emphasizes the importance of active citizen participation in achieving the EU's goal of climate neutrality by 2050.

Meeting of FEDARENE Working Group on Adaptation to Climate Change

More than 20 members joined the meeting of the FEDARENE Working Group on Adaptation to Climate Change last week. The lively discussion on regional challenges and opportunities has resulted in action points to work on.