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Signatories Signatories Signatories represent cities, with different size from small villages to major metropolitan areas such as London or Paris, that have signed the Covenant of Mayors on a voluntary manner and are committed to implement sustainable energy policies to meet and exceed the EU 20% CO2 reduction objective through increased energy efficiency and development of renewable energy sources. represent cities that vary in size from small villages to major metropolitan areas such as London or Paris. Within a year following their signature, Covenant signatories Signatories Signatories represent cities, with different size from small villages to major metropolitan areas such as London or Paris, that have signed the Covenant of Mayors on a voluntary manner and are committed to implement sustainable energy policies to meet and exceed the EU 20% CO2 reduction objective through increased energy efficiency and development of renewable energy sources. commit to implement Sustainable Energy Action Plans Sustainable Energy Action Plans A Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) is the key document in which the Covenant signatory outlines how it intends to reach its CO2 reduction target by 2020. It defines the activities and measures set up to achieve the targets, together with time frames and assigned responsibilities. Covenant signatories are free to choose the format of their SEAP, as long as it is in line with the general principles set out in the Covenant SEAP guidelines. on their territory, with the aim of cutting CO2 emissions by at least 20% by 2020.

The list of cities that have signed up to the Covenant may be found below and here (PDF format).

Calvello

Signatory

Mayor (or equivalent): Mario Domenico Antonio Galicchio
Population: 2,212 inhabitants
Website: http://www.comune.calvello.pz.it

Covenant status

Date of adhesion: 6 June 2010
Status 3

Contact

Main contact: Società Energetica Lucana SEL SPA
Position: Regione Basilicata
Email: angelo.pepe@selspa.it
Phone: 0971411183

Covenant Coordinators

Covenant Coordinators Countries Signatories
Province of PotenzaItaly62

Benchmarks

Democratization of Energy
Sector: Residential buildings
Implementation timeframe: 2010 - 2012
Responsible body: U.T.: ing. Rocco Di Tolla
KEY FIGURES
CO2 reduction :
161 t CO2 eq./a
Implementation cost (€):
650000 €

Description: The Municipality of Calvello is planning to use oil  royalties, from oil companies operating in the region, for financing renewable energy projects at the local level. The aim is to use revenues coming from the oil sector to support the transition to a system based on energy self-sufficiency. In this context Calvello Municipality has already banned two call:Municipal Financing  for n° 79 “low emission boiler”;Municipal Financing  for  n° 45 “3 KW power photovoltaic plants”; Calvello along with other neighboring municipalities intends to become a model for other regional cities, in terms of energy policies aiming at the democratization of energy. The core of this concept is to finance small energy plants at the service of the buildings of the citizens rather than large power renewable plant.
Financing sources: Local Authority’s own resources, Other

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Last updated at: 17 May 2013
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