• Will your city be the next European Green Capital winner?

    Liepa 27, 2020

    The prestigious title of European Green Capital is awarded every year to a European city of 100,000+ inhabitants for its commitment to environmental, social and economic sustainability. The European Green Leaf Award 2022 is also underway, for smaller cities with 20,000 to 99,999 inhabitants. The Commission will award a financial...Lasīt vairāk

  • Pavement irrigation to cool down waiting areas in Nice

    Liepa 20, 2020

    The Covenant signatory Nice Côte d'Azur(France) put in place an innovative adaptation measure first invented in Japan to reduce the effect of Urban Heat Island for pedestrian. A new case study is available in our library!

    The Urban Heat Island phenomenon, higher temperatures in urban areas compared to the ones in their...Lasīt vairāk

  • "Small Talk with the Mayor" - Get to know the Covenant Community in Eastern Europe and South Caucasus!

    Liepa 17, 2020

    This year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Covenant of Mayors Office in Eastern Europe and South Caucasus celebrated the European Sustainable Energy Week 2020 in a digital format.

    Thousands of participants from the Eastern Partnership countries met on different online platforms to discuss life beyond the crisis, hold talks about...Lasīt vairāk

  • Re-boo(s)t your local economy and make it circular with 4th generation district heating and cooling!

    Liepa 16, 2020

    The Interreg project HeatNet North West Europe (HeatNet NWE) developed useful resources to support the devlopment of modern district heating & cooling (DHC) network. 

    Despite the reduction of economic activities (and CO2 emissions) due to the pandemic, cities' energy needs for electricity and heating are still expected to grow and...Lasīt vairāk

  • Life Heatland Project

    Liepa 16, 2020

    The LIFE HEATLAND project directly addresses urban adaptation to the consequences of climate change, in particular, it seeks to minimize the effect of the urban heat island (UHI) by using new pavements with less solar storage than conventional ones, which will contribute to a better quality of life and human well-being. The...Lasīt vairāk

  • See2Do! - Innovative energy-saving measures in Breda

    Liepa 15, 2020

    The Covenant's signatory Breda (The Netherlands) is motivating its inhabitants' to take energy efficiency actions thanks to the See2Do! project.

    See2Do! uses thermographic images to push homeowners to implement energy saving measures. Residents then receive energy-saving advice and are assisted in the implementation of...Lasīt vairāk

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