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Covenant of Mayors
  Covenant Newsletter January 2013  
The sustainable energy music
Interview with Michael Häupl, Mayor of Vienna, Austria. In October 2012, Vienna became the 23th EU capital to join the Covenant of Mayors initiative, followed two months later by Luxembourg. Stepping into 2013, the Covenant of Mayors Office interviews Mayor Michael Häupl to share Vienna’s New Year resolutions with the newly-joined signatory community. As shown by the end-of-year festivities and other innovative projects in the city, art and sustainability go hand in glove in Vienna, bringing (...) Read more
  Inspiring Achievements
  One of the very first Covenant of Mayors Signatories (2008), Utrecht has set itself the ambitious objective of reducing its CO2 emissions by 30% by 2020. Due to its central location, the 4th largest city in the Netherlands sees tens of thousands (...) Read more Glasgow has just been granted the remarkable amount of £24m (almost €28m) by the UK government to become one of the first smart cities in the country. This Covenant of Mayors Signatory was selected among 30 candidate-cities which all submitted (...) Read more  
  Latest Highlights
  Monday 24 June 2013 has been confirmed as the date of the next Covenant of Mayors Signing Ceremony which is to take place in Brussels, in parallel to the EU Sustainable Energy Week.. Read more The Covenant of Mayors is an ever-improving initiative, constantly adapting its methods and processes based on the feedback provided by its growing community. Over the past few months, the Covenant of Mayors Office (CoMO) and Joint Research (...) Read more The Covenant of Mayors Office has just published four new language versions of its online learning system, now also available in German, French, Spanish and Italian. Read more  
  Upcoming events
  24 June 2013 - Brussels, Belgium  
  1 February 2013 - Online, Belgium  
  30 January 2013 - Grenoble, France  
  10 - 12 March 2013 - Nantes, France  
  14 - 15 March 2013 - Sofia, Bulgaria  
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  The sole responsibility for the content of this newsletter lies with the Covenant of Mayors Office. It does not necessary reflect the opinion of the European Union. The European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein. The Covenant of Mayors was set up with financial support of the European Commission and consists of five associations of European local authorities: Energy Cities, Climate Alliance, Eurocities, CEMR, Fedarene, and ICLEI Europe.

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