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The Covenant of Mayors is 15 years old!

The Covenant of Mayors is 15 years old!

As the 15-year anniversary of the Covenant of Mayors – Europe is approaching, it is time to reflect on the accomplishments of cities, regions and energy agencies in the past years and anticipate their pivotal role in shaping a new era of climate action ahead.

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ManagEnergy Master Class #2: deep dive on Financial Instruments

ManagEnergy Master Class #2: deep dive on Financial Instruments

24 staff from local and regional energy agencies and public authorities joined the Class to gain knowledge on innovative financing instruments available to support their climate and energy projects.

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Get ready for the LIFE EUCF Call

Get ready for the LIFE EUCF Call

Dates for the Sixth call for applications of the EU City Facility (EUCF) have been announced: 15 January to 15 March. Get ready to apply for a chance to receive the €60,000 grant.

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The PROSPECT+ participatory lab at the EU Regions Week 2023

The PROSPECT+ participatory lab at the EU Regions Week 2023

On 12 October 2023, PROSPECT+ in collaboration with the Covenant of Mayors Office, Smart Cities Marketplace, and Managenergy organised a participatory lab about financing for the local energy transition.

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Energy Agency of Plovdiv wins National Energy Globe Award for 2023

Energy Agency of Plovdiv wins National Energy Globe Award for 2023

Plovdiv’s Energy Agency secured the prestigious National Energy Globe Award 2023 for their innovative POWERTY project. Generating 14MWh/year and 8.6MWh/year respectively, these installations, equipped with advanced technologies, promote self-consumption and reduce electricity bills.

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IN-PLAN training opportunity: Integrated Energy, Climate and Spatial planning

IN-PLAN training opportunity: Integrated Energy, Climate and Spatial planning

New opportunity for employees of Energy, Climate, and Development Agencies to upskill on Spatial Planning and Leadership. Apply by October 31st!

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Launch of EU Peers – Community of Practice for Integrated Home Renovation Services (IHRS)

Launch of EU Peers – Community of Practice for Integrated Home Renovation Services (IHRS)

EU Peers is a project that aims to support the development and promotion of Integrated Home Renovation Services (IHRS) as key tools for accelerating residential energy renovation in the European Union. EU Peers plans to create a European Community of Practice comprising IHRS practitioners and other members, with the goal of strengthening and expanding the IHRS concept.

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Let’s plan for energy transition with PLAN4CET

Let’s plan for energy transition with PLAN4CET

Three European regions of Navarre (ES), Emilia-Romagna (IT), and Skåne (SE) join forces to promote a roadmap for energy transition in this new LIFE project.

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OPENGELA resumes with more ambitions for the Basque Country

OPENGELA resumes with more ambitions for the Basque Country

Opengela receives the support of the LIFE programme to integrate social, economic and environmental aspects in the regeneration of the neighbourhoods

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POWER-E-COM: Empowering European Communities for Sustainable Energy Initiatives 

POWER-E-COM: Empowering European Communities for Sustainable Energy Initiatives 

The POWER-E-COM Project aims to foster the cooperation between regional/local authorities and citizens so that community energy projects can come to fruition in six European countries. It empowers stakeholders and aims to attract €21.4 million in investment, achieve 9.2 GWh of annual primary energy savings, produce 37.3 GWh of renewable energy yearly, and reduce emissions by 30,700 tons annually.

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