Illustration Covenant in figures

Covenant Community

Signatories

Covenant Coordinators and Supporters

Sustainable Energy Action Plans

Benchmarks of excellence

Covenant indicators

These figures are calculated overnight, except for Covenant Indicators.

Covenant Community

Covenant Actors Total
Signatories 5,883
Inhabitants189,148,547
Coordinators157
Supporters90
Associated Partners25

Signatories

Country-by-country

Countries Signatories Population covered Submitted SEAPs
Albania 1 421 286 (13%) 0 (0%)
Armenia 8 257 137 (8%) 0 (0%)
Austria 12 1 922 064 (23%) 9 (75%)
Belarus 8 447 721 (5%) 1 (13%)
Belgium 110 4 669 148 (44%) 53 (48%)
Bosnia-herzegovina 15 1 564 387 (41%) 14 (93%)
Bulgaria 32 2 621 647 (35%) 13 (41%)
Croatia 59 1 926 206 (46%) 42 (71%)
Cyprus 22 470 906 (55%) 16 (73%)
Czech Republic 5 332 244 (3%) 5 (100%)
Denmark 37 3 136 309 (60%) 29 (78%)
Estonia 6 549 173 (43%) 2 (33%)
Finland 8 1 791 457 (35%) 7 (88%)
France 116 15 764 250 (26%) 68 (59%)
Georgia 8 1 877 100 (45%) 3 (38%)
Germany 55 17 092 320 (21%) 51 (93%)
Greece 90 3 864 642 (36%) 63 (70%)
Hungary 24 2 669 774 (27%) 19 (79%)
Iceland 1 118 427 (41%) 1 (100%)
Ireland 6 1 404 659 (32%) 5 (83%)
Israel 4 160 244 (2%) 0 (0%)
Italy 2755 33 956 146 (58%) 1 928 (70%)
Kazakhstan 8 2 536 453 (16%) 0 (0%)
Kyrgyzstan 2 267 300 (5%) 0 (0%)
Latvia 19 1 095 776 (50%) 17 (89%)
Lebanon 2 11 500 (0%) 0 (0%)
Lithuania 14 1 379 419 (42%) 12 (86%)
Luxembourg 1 2 229 (0%) 0 (0%)
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 3 785 000 (38%) 1 (33%)
Malta 25 117 048 (29%) 24 (96%)
Moldova, Republic Of 21 599 784 (17%) 4 (19%)
Montenegro 3 141 416 (22%) 3 (100%)
Morocco 2 1 353 485 (4%) 1 (50%)
Netherlands 19 3 963 120 (24%) 15 (79%)
New Zealand 1 360 000 (9%) 1 (100%)
Norway 8 1 350 139 (31%) 7 (88%)
Palestinian Territories 2 45 000 (1%) 0 (0%)
Poland 34 3 590 618 (9%) 28 (82%)
Portugal 97 4 947 762 (47%) 54 (56%)
Romania 59 6 448 484 (31%) 41 (69%)
Serbia 2 75 064 (1%) 0 (0%)
Slovakia 4 566 961 (10%) 4 (100%)
Slovenia 32 656 418 (33%) 11 (34%)
Spain 1513 25 186 029 (57%) 1 036 (68%)
Sweden 51 4 155 532 (47%) 41 (80%)
Switzerland 9 819 913 (11%) 8 (89%)
Tajikistan 1 30 000 (0%) 0 (0%)
Tunisia 1 320 000 (3%) 0 (0%)
Turkey 6 3 661 552 (5%) 5 (83%)
Ukraine 73 10 753 706 (24%) 21 (29%)
United Kingdom 32 16 911 592 (28%) 28 (88%)


Signatories’ profile

Signatories over time

Covenant Coordinators and Supporters

Signatories supported country-by-country

Countries % signatories supported By Coordinators By Supporters
Austria 50% 0 6
Belgium 70% 73 4
Bosnia-herzegovina 33% 0 5
Bulgaria 19% 0 6
Croatia 22% 0 13
Cyprus 59% 0 13
Denmark 43% 13 3
Estonia 17% 0 1
Finland 63% 0 5
France 50% 34 25
Georgia 13% 0 1
Germany 73% 8 36
Greece 50% 30 16
Hungary 4% 0 1
Iceland 100% 0 1
Ireland 33% 0 2
Israel 25% 0 0
Italy 67% 1782 104
Kazakhstan 13% 1 1
Kyrgyzstan 50% 0 1
Latvia 5% 0 1
Lithuania 7% 0 1
Luxembourg 100% 0 1
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 67% 0 2
Malta 72% 0 18
Moldova, Republic Of 5% 0 1
Morocco 50% 0 0
Netherlands 53% 6 8
New Zealand 100% 0 1
Norway 88% 0 7
Poland 79% 0 27
Portugal 56% 34 22
Romania 36% 5 16
Slovenia 3% 0 1
Spain 96% 1445 334
Sweden 53% 0 27
Switzerland 22% 0 2
Ukraine 53% 2 37
United Kingdom 69% 10 22


Covenant Coordinators and Supporters over time

Sustainable Energy Action Plans

State of play

SEAPs status Total
SEAPs submitted 3,691
SEAPs accepted2,058
SEAPs not accepted58
More information on the SEAP assessment status can be found here.

SEAP approaches overview

Type of CO2 emissions reduction target
Absolute - target calculated based on the total CO2 emissions in the baseline year

Per capita - target calculated based on the total CO2 emissions divided by the number of inhabitants in the baseline year
Emission factors
IPCC - emission factors for fuel combustion which are based on the carbon content of each fuel

Life cycle assessment - emission factors for the overall life cycle of each energy carrier
Emission reporting units
CO2 - only CO2 emissions are accounted

CO2 equivalent - emissions of CO2, CH4 and N2O are accounted and converted into CO2 equivalent
Baseline years
Baseline year - the year against which the 2020 target is set and the achievements of the emissions reduction in 2020 are compared.
More information on the SEAP methodological framework can be found on the SEAP Guidebook

SEAPs submitted over time

Benchmarks of excellence

State of play

Benchmarks of excellence Total
Signatories 186
Coordinators & Supporters109

Snapshot of fields of action

Benchmarks of Excellence submitted by Signatories
Municipal buildings, equipment/facilities34
Tertiary buildings equipment facilities10
Residential buildings10
Public lighting14
Industry5
Transport21
Local electricity production23
Local heat/cold production3
Others66


Benchmarks of excellence submitted by Coordinators and Supporters


Awareness raising24
Financing schemes19
Methods and tools28
Other38

Covenant indicators

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