Covenant of Mayors Office
63-67 Rue d’Arlon
Covenant Supporters are defined as not-for-profit organisations (associations of local and regional authorities, networks, thematic agencies …) with the capacity to promote the Covenant of Mayors and to mobilise and support their members and/or local authorities to reach the Covenant of Mayors’ objectives.
They take action on their territories and areas of expertise (e.g. energy, environment, water, air), and at different levels of governance (e.g. European, national, and regional/local) to promote the Covenant of Mayors initiative and support the commitments of their signatories. With expert knowledge of the regulatory, legislative and financial framework under which they operate - be it at the local/regional, national or European level – Covenant Supporters are ideally placed to provide tailored advice to signatories and identify synergies with existing initiatives.
FEDARENE - European Federation of Agencies and Regions for Energy and the Environment
|Main contact:||Dominique Bourges|
StrategyFEDARENE is the premier European network of regional and local organisations which implement, co-ordinate and facilitate energy and environment policies. Regional and local agencies, ministries and departments working in these fields, are represented in FEDARENE. As a Supporting Structure, FEDARENE will promote the adhesion to the Covenant among its members, encourage and facilitate the exchange of experience on its implementation.
|Älmhults, SE||15,570||14 Dec 2009|
|Högsby, SE||6,000||17 Nov 2009|
|Isle of Öland, SE||24,640||11 Jan 2011|
Description: Through COOPENERGY the project partners have sought examples of how local and regional authorities across Europe are collaborating – successfully – with each other to develop and deliver sustainable energy action plans (SEAPS) and initiatives. From over 150 submissions to our European survey held in summer 2013, we have selected 60 of the best examples of collaboration, to inspire you to collaborate more effectively with your local/provincial/county/regional public authority partners on sustainable energy planning. The project consortium has also compiled a Guidebook on Multi-Level Governance in Sustainable Energy Planning. RESOURCES: - MLG Guidebook (PDF) on www.coopenergy.eu/mlg
Signatories involved: County council of Norrbotten, Metropolregion Rhein-Neckar
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