Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/ en French Covenant of Mayors signatories share experience at an Academy of Elected Representatives http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=709 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=709 2016-02-08 14:29:17 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/709_Capture-1.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > On the occasion of the French "Assises de l'Energie", the largest conference on sustainable energy in France, elected representatives from French Covenant cities gathered on 27 January in Dunkirk. Spanish Sustainable City Awards 2015: Three Covenant of Mayors cities rewarded http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=708 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=708 2016-02-05 12:16:23 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/708_Capture-2.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Organised by the Forum Ambiental Foundation, the 13rd edition of the Spanish Sustainable City awards rewarded a Covenant city in three of the five categories. Paris' Climate Adaptation Roadmap: Protecting Parisians and improving the city's resilience http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=707 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=707 2016-02-03 10:27:52 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/707_Parc_des_Buttes.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > In September 2015, the Council of Paris unanimously approved an Adaptation Roadmap aiming to adapt the city to climate change and resource scarcity (water, energy, food). This operational application of the Paris Climate and Energy Action Plan will help better protect Parisians and will improve the city's resilience. Energy-efficient renovation in buildings: New financing toolkits http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=706 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=706 2016-01-29 11:51:39 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/706_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Three new toolkits on financing solutions for energy-efficient renovations in buildings have recently been developed by the CITYnvest project. CITYnvest materials aimed at helping local authorities identify and implement the most suitable financing solutions so that they can support the implementation of energy efficiency projects developed in the framework of their Sustainable Energy Action Plans. Financing energy-efficient renovation of street lighting through energy performance contracting in Spain http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=705 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=705 2016-01-27 15:21:47 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/705_index.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The energy-efficient refurbishment of street lighting is a key measure already effectively implemented by many Covenant signatories. A recent webinar focusing on Spain outlined the benefits of using energy performance contracting (EPC) schemes to finance this action.   In Stuttgart, private home owners can enjoy 'care-free' energy renovation package http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=704 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=704 2016-01-25 10:22:36 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/704_Stuttgart_web+Andreas-Zerndl-shutterstock.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The Covenant city of Stuttgart, Germany, is developing a tailor-made contracting support service for private house owners. The city will offer an all-round care-free package for the owners who decide to carry out energy renovation of their homes. Local energy transition: French & German Covenant Clubs make recommendations to their governments http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=703 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=703 2016-01-20 12:29:43 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/703_logoCoM_fr_de.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > On the occasion of a meeting last October in Ettlingen, the French & German Covenant of Mayors Clubs started working on a joint declaration, which was amended after COP21 and has now been adopted. A green public procurement guide to help cities buy sustainably http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=702 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=702 2016-01-18 15:35:05 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/702_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Green procurement forms a pillar for ever more municipalities seeking to take climate action. Local authorities with green public procurement strategies favour goods, services and works with reduced environmental impacts throughout their life cycles. Osona, Spain: Involving citizens for energy-efficient schools http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=701 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=701 2016-01-15 16:06:21 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/701_Plaza_Mayor.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > In the Spanish city of Osona, the Desendolla’t project encourages efficient energy management in schools through ICT technology and education.It brings together five target groups: students, teachers, caretakers, cleaning teams, and town council staff. Apply for the 2016 EU Sustainable Energy Awards! http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=700 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=700 2016-01-13 15:46:21 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/700_5-1.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Apply for the 2016 EU Sustainable Energy Award by 22 February to share your projects for clean, secure and efficient energy.