ManagEnergy newsletter, January 2013

ManagEnergy looks forward to Croatian accession

Today, Croatian regions and energy agencies are working together with their colleagues to enable Europe to face the energy supply challenges of the future and the effects these will have on growth and the environment. This is the main message of an event to be held on 22 January 2013 at the Croatian Chamber of Economy in Brussels...More>> 

Energy performance contracting: An aid to the public sector in Slovenia?

At a recent ManagEnergy capacity building workshop in Kamnik, Slovenia, the principles and merits of energy performance contracting (EPC) were discussed with representatives of Slovenian municipalities and energy agencies. This was done alongside discussion of sustainable energy action plan (SEAP) development, a major responsibility of Covenant of Mayors signatories...More >>

Programme and live streaming available for IEE Info Day, schedule for National Info Days

Wednesday, 23 January 2013 is IEE European Info Day. This annual event provides participants with an overview of the IEE programme and insights into specific policy areas, the year’s funding priorities, overviews of on-going projects in different sectors and real-life project stories. As always, ample time will be made for bilateral meetings with IEE staff...More >>

New report on cost-effectiveness of Cohesion Policy investments in energy efficiency 

Since 2000, the European Union, through its Cohesion Policy funds, has invested almost 5 billion euros for co-financing energy efficiency measures in EU member states. Now, the European Court of Auditors (ECA) has released a report assessing the cost-effectiveness of these investments...More >>

Calling ManagEnergy actors!
Make your voice heard and be a part of EU Sustainable Energy Week 2013

ManagEnergy actors are key players in the daily implementation of sustainable energy policies in Europe. If you are keen in raising the profile of your organisation, city or region and wish to receive the communication support of the European Commission to gain visibility and attract media attention, EUSEW is the place to be...More >>

Reminder: 8 March submission deadline for 2013 ManagEnergy Award 

The 2013 round of ManagEnergy's Local Energy Action Award competition will be open until 8 March. Don’t miss your opportunity to apply...More>>