For a great start into this new year, we are delighted to welcome you on the brand new EU Covenant of Mayors website!
An increased user-friendliness, more functionalities, a more attractive design... We have been working hard to provide a convenient tool and a great showcase for the ambitious climate and energy actions of the...Leggi altro
Climate Alliance, one of the networks of local and regional authorities managing the Global Covenant of Mayors and its EU-funded regional and national offices, is looking for an officer to support the coordination of the Global Covenant initiative and its regional and national offices around the globe.
Her/His tasks will notably...Leggi altro
The UNESCO Chair in Life Cycle and Climate Change, an association specialised in life-cycle assessment (LCA) and carbon footprint in sectors such as energy, waste or sustainable construction, warmly invites the Covenant community to participate in a survey on Life Cycle Sustainability Assessments of cities.
Cities are becoming...Leggi altro
We have interviewed initiator and chairman of Solar Impulse Bertrand Piccard for the February issue of the EU Covenant of Mayors newsletter.
Solar Impulse’s World Alliance for Efficient Solutions has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the EU Covenant of Mayors. Why choosing to partner with a city movement and what...Leggi altro
The municipality of Vantaa uses Energy Service Contracting (ESCO) to improve the energy efficiency of 26 of its public buildings, in a way that does not entail any costs for the municipality as the expenses will be covered with the savings produced by the efficiency gains.
The city of Vantaa...Leggi altro
On 22 February, high-level EU officials will join 700 city and region representatives in the Hemicycle of the European Parliament to celebrate 10 years of energy and climate achievements.
This year, come listen to an inspiring speech by President of Solar Impulse Bertrand Piccard!
Registration will close on 13 February.
The new national adaptation framework for Ireland, launched on the 19th of January 2018, highlights the EU Covenant of Mayors as key movement to further climate adaptation efforts by Irish local authorities.
The ACE-Retrofitting project, co-funded by the Interreg North-West Europe programme, has launched a discussion group open to all individuals interested in the energy retrofitting of condominiums (tenements).
Although local governments are tackling climate change, a majority of buildings in North-West Europe are still...Leggi altro
Any city (big or small) can apply for labelling their local event as a partner event of the EU Green Week 2018!
The Green Week - Europe’s leading environment event - will hold its 2018 edition from 21 to 25 May. Any city (big or small), environmental organisations, science centres and museums, business organisations, associations,...Leggi altro
The new EU Energy Poverty Observatory was launched today at an event in Brussels hosted by Energy Union Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič and Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete.
Roughly 9% of the EU population struggle to attain adequate warmth. The Observatory aims to support informed decision making at...Leggi altro