The Regional Development Agency of Murcia (INFO Murcia), as the Coordinator of the Covenant of Mayors in the region, organised several events in frame of the...
20 June, 2016 - 14:36
9 June, 2016 - 10:23
New research by Ecofys reports that the total public funding for energy efficiency in the EU grew from about €6 billion in 2012 - when the Energy Efficiency Directive (2012/27/EU) was approved, to about €7.1 billion in 2014. This trend, which can...
Investments in energy efficiency need to happen locally, experts say at the CITYnvest workshop in Budapest6 June, 2016 - 14:27
On the 12th of May, local authorities and stakeholders in the energy services sector came together in Budapest to discuss financing solutions for renovating the building stock in Hungary. The goal of the CITYnvest workshop was to increase...
26 May, 2016 - 11:23
Local and regional authorities have substantial energy efficiency projects in the pipeline, but often the financing remains a barrier. Developing solid investment projects from A-Z, investigating payback terms and upfront investment require...
23 May, 2016 - 14:43
On the 17th of May 2016, representatives of local authorities, financial institutions, academia, housing associations and policy makers from local and regional level gathered in Vilnius to explore the innovative financing instruments for energy...
Innovation lays in the catalysing role of a local government, the CITYnvest coordinator says at the CEMR Congress11 May, 2016 - 11:10
CITYnvest project was present at the CEMR Congress 2016 in Nicosia, Cyprus. Elise Steyaert, the project coordinator, was invited to speak during the session on innovative forms of urban development, on the 21st of April.
2 May, 2016 - 17:46
The Concerted Action EPBD releases its 2016 report "Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Featuring Country Reports." It analyses and compares...
26 April, 2016 - 13:52
CITYnvest project reached out to more than 13000 visitors of the 11th edition of the “Salon des Mandataires”, which took place on the 18th and 19th of February 2016 in Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium. The event was an excellent opportunity to share...
Bulgarian local authorities on board of CITYnvest at the General Assembly of the Association of Rhodope Municipalities12 April, 2016 - 15:24
The Annual General Assembly Meeting of Association of Rhodope Municipalities (ARM) was held on 25 March 2016 in the town of Smolyan, Bulgaria. This was the first meeting after the local elections of 2015 and thus the opportunity for the newly...
4 April, 2016 - 15:09
Balkan Green Energy News provides an interesting reading on emerging models for financing energy efficiency and their applicability to the West Balkan Region.
The article explains emerging financing models, such as: