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Energy efficiency & renewable energy actions

Energy solutions for better buildings

Launched in 2009, BUILD UP is a new environment for building professionals, local authorities and building occupants willing to share their experience on how to cut energy consumption in buildings.


Committed to local sustainable energy

The Covenant of Mayors is a commitment by signatory towns and cities to go beyond the objectives of EU energy policy in terms of reduction in CO2 emissions through enhanced energy efficiency and cleaner energy production and use.


Campaign to change the landscape of energy

Launched in 2005 and now extended until 2011, the Sustainable Energy Europe Campaign aims to spread best practices and to build alliances among sustainable energy stakeholders serving as a platform for new ideas and actions.


Cities demonstrating energy & climate change policy solutions

CONCERTO supports local communities, as clearly defined geographical areas or zones, in developing and demonstrating concrete strategies and actions that are both sustainable and highly energy efficient.


Energy efficiency and renewable energies at local and regional level

Launched in 2002, the ManagEnergy initiative supports the work of actors working on energy efficiency and renewable energies at the local and regional level. ManagEnergy provides training, workshops and online events targeting energy professionals and managers of energy agencies.


EU's tool for funding action to improve these conditions and move us towards a more energy intelligent Europe

The Intelligent Energy – Europe (IEE) programme helps deliver on the ambitious targets that the EU has set for itself to sustain the competitiveness of its economy while fighting climate change. It does so by supporting concrete projects and real people doing real things.


Cip eco-innovation call for market replication projects

Through the Eco-innovation funding scheme, the EU wants to support innovative products, services and technologies that can make a better use of our natural resources and reduce Europe's ecological footprint.