The Regional Energy and Climate Agency (AREC) of Occitanie was created in 2018, at the initiative of the President of the Region, Carole Delga, to accelerate the energy transition in the territories.
Created in 2018 under the impetus of the President of the Occitanie Region, Carole Delga, the Regional Energy and Climate Agency (AREC) of Occitanie manufactures energy transition solutions to support the territories actions. . As a real tool for the Region, AREC supports Occitania’s ambition to become the 1st Positive Energy Region in Europe (REPOS) by 2025.
The agency supports the implementation of public policies and territorial projects through active resilience to face climate change. To do this, its hybrid organization, unique in France, is based on a structure composed of a local public company (SPL) and a semi-public company (SEM).
Neutral, the agency is a trusted third party serving the general interest and for an equitable sharing of value arising out.
Through its expertise and thanks to its engineering and investment capacities, AREC supports the various regional actors and project leaders, from the emergence to the realization of their project.
The Regional Energy and Climate Agency aims to support regional stakeholders towards active resilience to climate change by imagining and manufacturing innovative, co-constructed and adapted solutions. The agency provide its expertise for a sustainable and supportive developpement .
AREC is part of the European Stepping Plus project for the generalization of energy performance contracts around the Mediterranean basin.