Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/ en Covenant of Mayors Case Study - Sofia, Bulgaria: EU funds for energy-saving investments http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=649 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=649 2015-05-21 10:10:16 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/649_sofia.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Sofia demonstrates an excellent example of using municipal, regional and European funding to achieve annual energy and maintenance savings and to reduce GHG emissions, through concrete actions on the built environment and transport. The Covenant of Mayors in Ukraine: “One of the most effective tools for improving energy efficiency” says Vice-President for Energy Union http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=648 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=648 2015-05-19 18:11:18 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/648_uk.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The International Support for Ukraine Conference was held on 28 April 2015 in Kiev. The event gathered Ukrainian, European and G7 officials and was aimed at offering the Ukrainian government an opportunity to provide a ‘status report’ on the country’s economy and its short- and mid-term reform strategy. Join the World Summit “Climate & Territories” and make your voice heard ahead of COP21 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=647 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=647 2015-05-13 18:53:34 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/647_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The World Summit on Climate and Territories will take place in Lyon (France) on 1-2 July 2015. Organised as part of the roadmap towards the next COP in Paris, this event will gather 800 representatives of non-state organisations (local and regional governments, civil society, NGOs, central governments, the private sector etc.), with three objectives:  Covenant of Mayors awarded by Spanish city for promotion of European values http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=645 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=645 2015-05-08 12:24:46 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/645_European+flag+02+top-120x100.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Today is the third day of the European Week in the Spanish city of Zaragoza, marking the anniversary of the Schuman Declaration. In this framework, which includes a wide variety of activities on the theme of European integration, the city just delivered its “Estrella de Europa” (European Star) award to the Covenant of Mayors initiative in recognition of the movement’s contribution to the promotion of European values. 24 cities from the Mediterranean region join the Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=644 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=644 2015-05-07 11:51:28 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/644_Sale_from_Rabat.JPG" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > 24 mayors and representatives of local authorities from five countries in the south Mediterranean region just signed the Covenant of Mayors committing to help reduce carbon emissions. The Covenant of Mayors East launches a Cooperation Platform for Eastern Europe and Central Asia http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=643 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=643 2015-05-06 16:42:54 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/643_CoM+East+delegation.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Covenant Signatories in Eastern European and Central Asian countries share a common history and former administrative structure, which still influences the operational framework of these local authorities today. Seclin, France, joins the Covenant of Mayors with an ambitious CO2-reduction objective of 30% by 2020 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=642 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=642 2015-05-04 15:38:57 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/642_Capture-1.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The French town of Seclin has just signed the Covenant of Mayors, by the way endorsing the CO2-reduction objective of Lille's urban community: 30% by 2020. CITyFiED Community of Interest: Testing and sharing smart solutions for future-proof cities http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=641 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=641 2015-04-30 09:50:20 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/641_cityfied-project-presentation-1-638.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Achieving significant reductions in energy demand, green house gas emissions and incorporating renewable technologies at district and city level is a challenge. A new community of cities is implementing and testing solutions as part of the CITyFiED project.  EU Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc meets a delegation of politicians to discuss contribution on energy efficiency http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=640 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=640 2015-04-29 14:41:00 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/640_az.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > EU Commissioner for Transport Violetta Bulc, met with politicians of the EUROCITIES Mobility Forum on 20 April 2015 to discuss the links between sustainable urban mobility and broader EU objectives for reduced C02 emissions. Covenant of Mayors Case Study - Gdynia, Poland: Local action for greener energy http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=639 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=639 2015-04-27 11:51:51 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/639_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Gdynia is the most energy-efficient city in Poland, improving its citizens’ quality of life on small municipal spending. How?