ManagEnergy is a technical support initiative of the Intelligent Energy - Europe (IEE) programme of the European Commission which aims to assist actors from the public sector and their advisers working on energy efficiency and renewable energy at the local and regional level.
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    Join the MAYORS in ACTION coaching programme!

    Covenant of Mayors supporters from across Europe are invited to participate in a tailor-made twinning programme on strategies for evaluation of SEAPs, methodologies for implementation, methods for triggering financial opportunities and improved communication strategies.

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    Multi-Level Governance in Sustainable Energy Planning

    COOPENERGY has finished selecting sixty best practice examples of how local and regional authorities across Europe are collaborating to deliver sustainable energy

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    95 % of Europeans – protecting the environment is important

    Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik :

    "It is good to see such solid and widespread support for the protection of the environment, even in difficult times. People are particularly concerned about air and water pollution, chemicals and waste, and they feel that more must be done by everyone to protect the environment."

  • European cities against climate change

    At the time that the Head of State and government are finalising the agreement on the composition of the European Commission guided by Jean-Claude Juncker, it is still unclear how the EU institutions will deal with the topics of the climate change in the coming months and how these topics will affect the rest of EU policies, especially regional and energy policies.

    By Simone D’Antoni

  • Dutch do Dragon’s Den for sustainable energy entrepreneurs

    It is a Thursday evening in Utrecht, The Netherlands. On a stage in the Media Plaza centre, the spotlights are on the representatives of three local sustainable energy projects. Projected on the wall, a giant clock ticks away the minutes and seconds that they have to show the best of their projects’ business plans.

  • How can teachers and students realise the untapped potential of school buildings?

    Fulfilling the energy saving opportunities of public premises is essential to achieving EU 2020 goals. But how can teachers and students realise the untapped potential of school buildings?

  • Walk to school

    Across Europe, teachers are discovering how cycle and walk-to-school campaigns can create classroom fun, boost kids' confidence, and offer a great strategy for teaching safety and energy awareness. There are so many ways to get kids of all ages moving towards a cleaner future!

Innovative financing for public authorities from eeef – a role model fund for energy efficiency investment

Without enough investment into energy efficiency, the EU risks missing its 2020 – and longer-term - climate and energy targets. Public funding is available – and ‘role model fund’ eeef is showing how to profitably deliver innovative financing solutions for sustainable energy projects.

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