The Covenant of Mayors is the mainstream European movement involving local and regional authorities, voluntarily committing to increasing energy efficiency and use of renewable energy sources on their territories. By their commitment, Covenant signatories aim to meet and exceed the European Union 20% CO2 reduction objective by 2020.

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Call for cooperation with financial institutions
19 May 2014 - 12:46
The Covenant of Mayors supports signatory cities by strengthening their capacity to finance the implementation of Sustainable Energy Action Plans, to “mobilise” financing beyond traditional grant schemes. ...
Implementing sustainable energy plans: What support cities need?
15 May 2014 - 15:09
In order to provide Covenant signatory cities and other involved stakeholders with the most relevant tools and methods to meet their objectives, the Covenant of Mayors Office recently conducted a survey asking about their capacity-building needs....
Covenant Signatories invited to contribute to European Innovation Partnership â Deadline 15 June
9 May 2014 - 15:01
The European Commission would like to invite Covenant signatory cities to seize partnering and innovation exchange opportunities by submitting commitments in the framework of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities. The aim of this call for commitment - which starts by completing the online form – is to foster greater concerted action between cities, industry and SMEs to roll out smart urban technologies and services and share ideas at the interface of energy, transport and ICT. ...
Stockholm unveils its roadmap towards a fossil fuel-free city in 2050
7 May 2014 - 15:45
Swedish capital-city Stockholm has just unveiled an ambitious objective for its roadmap 2050: becoming a fossil-fuel free city!...
Facilitating access to funding thanks to Covenant Signatories' contribution
29 April 2014 - 09:15
Accessing finance to implement Sustainable Energy Action Plans is reportedly the biggest issue Covenant of Mayors signatories are facing...
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