Aegean Energy and Environment Agency

The aim of Aegean Energy & Environment Agency is to provide technical assistance to islands and local authorities for maturing sustainable development projects and engaging in innovative investment schemes.

Aegean Energy and Environment Agency

The Aegean Energy & Environment Agency is a non-profit organization founded in 2008 with the aim to provide technical assistance to islands and local authorities for maturing sustainable development projects and engaging in innovative investment schemes. The Agency’s strategic target is to increase the islands’ capacity on renewable energy, energy efficiency, wastes & water management, rational use of local resources, preservation of cultural heritage and landscape. Furthermore, AEGEA is acting as the technical and political advisor of islands in their participation in European projects and networks (Pact of Islands, Smart Islands Initiative etc.) AEGEA holds the Vice-Presidency for Smart & Sustainable Islands in FEDARENE.

In the news

Study tours to three islands

Three unique study tours to different islands around Europe present the opportunity to develop professional knowledge and networks.

Accelerating Islands’ energy transition

Kostas Komninos, Former Vice-President for Smart and Sustainable Islands and active member of the FEDARENE Islands College. He discusses the opportunity for the technological, financial and social innovation of islands to improve their energy efficiency.

First Green Hysland Webinar Completed!

On the 9th of November 2021, FEDARENE invited ENAGAS, Community Energy Scotland and the FCH JU for its first webinar.

7th GTI Awards – 7 winners

Kökar, Chalki, Cres, Maio and Santiago were among the winners of the 7 exceptional islands sustainability projects at this year's GTI Awards!

FEDARENE islands successful in NESOI facility

Discover the successful initiatives to help transform the islands hosting FEDARENE members! The NESOI facility revealed the projects that will receive financial and technical support.

The Aegean Energy Agency participates in the approved HORIZON 2020 project WiseGRID

The Aegean Energy Agency participates along with 20 more partners in this project which aims to contribute to Europe's transition to a low-carbon economy by increasing the use of RES though the promotion and demonstration of innovative and smart technologies.