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  Covenant Newsletter September 2012  
Energy efficiency in Helsinki : An impressive track record
Interview with Jussi Pajunen, Mayor of Helsinki, Finland. For this edition of its monthly interview series with high profile decision makers, the Covenant of Mayors Office is happy to publish the contribution of Helsinki Mayor Jussi Pajunen. As you can read below, the Finnish capital has not been sitting idle over the past few years, with a lot of initiatives being implemented in the fields of energy efficient buildings, street lighting, small-scale energy production, citizen engagement (...) Read more
  Inspiring Achievements
  To pool efforts in the development of Sustainable Energy Action Plans (SEAPs), signatories can under certain conditions submit a joint SEAP, either committing individually -option 1- or collectively -option 2- to the 20% CO2 reduction target. (...) Read more With the goal of creating an elite of experts in energy and environmental policies, the “PON GAS-project” – financed through the European Social Fund - is launching a campaign in South Italy which aims to enhance the skills of local authority (...) Read more  
  Latest Highlights
  European and Chinese Mayors signed the EU-China Cooperation Charter and agreed to join efforts in the field of sustainable urbanisation on the occasion of the first EU-China Mayors Forum held on 20 September in (...) Read more Under the theme ‘stakeholder and citizen participation’, local and regional authorities can submit their applications for the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan award of € 10, 000 until 9 November (...) Read more  
  Upcoming events
  10 October 2012 - Brussels, Belgium  
  11 October 2012 - Brussels, Belgium  
  14 - 15 November 2012 - Messe Offenburg, Germany  
  21 November 2012 - Gent, Belgium  
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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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