Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/ en MESHARTILITY project : A roundtable to discuss data-related challenges in local authorities http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=638 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=638 2015-04-17 16:21:17 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/638_mesh.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The MESHARTILITY project (Measure and share data with utilities for the Covenant of Mayors) is an IEE-funded project that addresses data challenges faced by local governments when compiling their GHG inventories and Sustainable Energy Action Plans.  23 Italian cities monitor their Covenant action: Difficulties and opportunities http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=637 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=637 2015-04-15 10:51:10 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/637_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The results of the SEAP monitoring of 23 Italian municipalities were presented on 30 March in Rome. Covenant Coordinator Metropolitan City of Rome Capital (formerly Province of Rome) and Covenant Supporter Climate Alliance Italy provided support to the 23 signatories of the area in preparing their monitoring reports. Financing the transition to a low-carbon future in Czech and Slovak cities http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=636 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=636 2015-04-08 09:29:07 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/636_me_workshop_bratislava-d02b5.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > On 24-25 March 2015, a ManagEnergy workshop on innovative financing and multi-level governance was organised in Bratislava (Slovakia). Front-running Slovak and Czech cities and regions engaged in the energy transition shared information on their sustainable energy investments, local financing schemes and partnerships with financing institutions, national authorities and the private sector.  Submit your sustainable energy project to the European Energy Service Award 2015! http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=635 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=635 2015-04-02 16:39:28 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/635_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Organised by the Berliner Energy Agency, the European Energy Service Award (EESA) honours innovative energy services in Europe. SEAP_Alps project rewards municipalities for their commitment to the Covenant objectives http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=634 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=634 2015-03-31 12:41:48 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/634_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Over 60 small and medium-sized municipalities in the Alps have joined the SEAP_Alps project with the objective to develop Sustainable Energy Action Plans. COP21 - Energy Commissioner announces a Covenant of Mayors 2030 as part of 3-point strategy http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=633 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=633 2015-03-26 16:51:49 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/633_shutterstock_56596753.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete was in Paris today to discuss strategies to leverage cities’ contribution to the climate agenda, as the mayors of 30 large cities just unveiled plans for joint public procurement to intensify their efforts ahead of the COP21. Covenant city of Växjö calls on Swedish government to make the country fossil-fuel free http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=632 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=632 2015-03-25 18:02:35 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/632_images.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The Swedish town of Växjö, which is known as the "greenest city in Europe", was one the firsts to commit to the Covenant of Mayors with the objective to reduce its CO2 emissions by 65% by 2020 (baseline year 1993). 6 years of Covenant of Mayors in figures: Assessment report shows cities' ambition http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=631 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=631 2015-03-23 17:45:51 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/631_F20gagnant_gagnant.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The European Commission's Joint Research Centre just published a 6-year assessment report providing main statistics on Covenant signatories' commitments. European Commission wishes to ‘export’ the Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=630 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=630 2015-03-20 12:16:31 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/630_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Busy week for energy. Just yesterday at the European Council meeting, EU leaders agreed to create an Energy Union to build affordable, secure and sustainable energy within the EU. And last Tuesday the European Commission organised its high-level renewable energy conference where the Covenant of Mayors was on everyone’s lips...  "New Deal for Energy Consumers" - Commissioner Canete will work with the Covenant to "make this happen" http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=629 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=629 2015-03-18 17:32:25 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/629_shutterstock_Citizens_Participation.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > On 12 March 2015, EU Commissioner for Energy Miguel Arias Cañete participated in the Citizens' Energy Forum and talked about the role of citizens in the energy union.