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25 Apr 2013
A range of new financing possibilities for energy projects has been created by the European Commission. Leading European and national experts from: DG Energy, European Commission JESSICA, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg East of England Development Agency (EEDA), UK Mazovia Energy Agency, Poland BEG Energiegesellschaft BBP Bauconsulting, Germany
IEE SUSTAINCO project (Sustainable Energy for Rural Communities) 2nd Progress Meeting. Main topics: Utilization of NZEB sustainable energy toolkits (web-based technical and financial toolkit), Case studies as best praxis demonstration projects elaboration and NZEB project development in project participating countries.
25 Apr 2013
This ManagEnergy workshop will explore how to support local authorities and collaborate with Member States in the renovation of public buildings.
24 Apr 2013
The event aims to present webtools for supporting local authorities in better energy planning. These instruments are elaborated in the framework of IEE project eReNet (Rural Web Energy Learning Network for Action - http://erenet.epu.ntua.gr). The seminar will take place in the administrative building of the Municipality and will welcome experts from every interested Municipality.
This conference is a great forum to: - LEARN: for discussion on energy objectives and actions in cities, in view of managing our energy transition; - NETWORK: to meet familiar faces and discover high-level speakers for a 2-day journey into local realities and visions; - VISIT: have a glance of Sweden’s largest newly constructed wooden houses or of Växjö’s first small-scale urban windmill during one of the site visits.
European Algae Biomass 2013 will bring together senior executives from industry and academia to discuss the latest commercial and technical developments, challenges and research breakthroughs throughout the entire algae value chain. The conference will have a heavy focus on case study examples of latest technologies in operation in the global algae industry and also includes a complimentary site visit to Ecoduna's hanging gardens photobioreactor facility in Bruck an der Leitna
24 Apr 2013
Learn from examples and experiences - how can we improve energy efficiency and use renewable energy in buildings whilst also protecting our heritage? How can we ensure that this renewal brings benefits to the community? This event is aimed at local decision-makers and technical staff working with monument protection, building and energy in the Mediterranean Region.
23 Apr 2013
This workshop will focus on knowledge-sharing on topics such as the economic feasibility of refurbishing historic buildings, recommendations and experiences on how to save historic buildings and energy after a natural disaster.
23 Apr 2013
The infoday aims to present the financial opportunities for investments in sustainable projects. The event will take place in the building of Municipality administration. Representatives of funds and programmes will give more details for funding procedures and good practices of implemented projects will be presented.
23 Apr 2013
Heraklion , Greece
National Event on the progress of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative in Greece. There will be presented SEAPs developed by Greek municipalities and participants will have the chance to exchange best practices, views and expiriences. In addition, national politics on energy efficiency and energy savings will be addressed as well as financial tools for relevant projects.
22 Apr 2013
The 4th European Conference on Renewable Heating and Cooling, which is the annual event of the European Technology Platform on Renewable Heating and Cooling will take place on 22-23 April in Dublin. Join us and discuss with leading experts from around Europe the most promising technology options for Renewable Heating and Cooling. This year's conference is an associated event of the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU.
19 Apr 2013
The Conference "Trends and Innovation in the Residential Sector in the Baltic Region: the Role of Housing Cooperatives” is a forum to share ideas and network with housing experts. Presentations and discussions will address areas such as innovation in the development of residential sector, European energy efficiency targets, visions in the context of EU 2020. Languages: Estonian, English and Russian. The conference is supported by IEE project POWER HOUSE Nearly Zero Challenge!
17 Apr 2013
The conference will focus on governance and finance for sustainable development, explore sustainability in all areas of public administration and provide innovative and appropriate ideas to tackle the current financial and environmental crises. It will be a valuable opportunity for decision makers from various levels of governments, representatives from UN and European institutions as well as researchers to present, discuss and exchange best practices and experiences.
The aim of the GeoDH workshops is to identify and assess barriers to Geothermal District Heating projects in 14 countries in order to create and present recommendations for their removal. Participants are invited from a variety of backgrounds and from those fields which may have relevant information or knowledge to contribute on the discussion on Geothermal and District Heating in these countries. A full list of these workshops is available at http://geodh.eu/events/
16 Apr 2013
The Conference aims to spread knowledge and experience on tried-and tested methods of reducing the energy consumption of households in European islands. The ultimate goal of the event is to implement awareness raising campaigns addressed to households in at least 4 further European islands, starting from June 2013. In this context, the project will select and invite 20 experts to the event coming from at least 10 different islands. An Expression of Interest can be filled in by 15 February 2013.
Workshop targeting local Romanian authorities. Objective: collecting information about the current local non-technical administrative/regulatory barriers to install heating and cooling systems with geothermal heat pumps. Encourage local authorities in drawing their own Sustainable Energy Action Plans in order to assume a part of 20/20/20 national target.
Following the success of its past edition,has reached its 6th edition the most important annual energy-related event, to be held at Mostra d'Oltremare, Naples, from 11th to 13th April 2013. EnergyMed is a unique opportunity for companies, local bodies, associations and technical experts to exchange information and know-how on the innovations which characterise the main sector of the event: renewable sources, energy efficiency, sustainable mobility, green building, recycling and energy recovery.
The workshop aims at facilitating EPC for energy efficiency and environmental investment projects at all levels of public administration. It will be held in cooperation with Energy Centre Bratislava on 11 and 12 April 2011 - in the same week as the 29th CONECO/RACIOENERGIA International Construction Fair in Bratislava.
This is the final national conference of the MED project named "MEDEEA" centred on the promotion of local energy planning. More than 70 municipalities in 9 partner regions have been involved in the Covenant of Mayors procedures and in the application of the European Energy Award, a standard methdology for certification of local energy policies. The conferece is organised in the framework of the big fair named EnergyMed organised each year in Naples.
10 Apr 2013
The Baltic Sea Region Covenant Club host a network and discussion session in relation to the Union of Baltic Cities Joint Commission Meeting 10-12 April 2013 in Tallinn, Estonia. The two day event will be focusing on various aspects of sustainable transportation in the Baltic Sea Region sparked by the City of Tallinn’s Free Public Transport Initiative.