Campaigning and awareness raising

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ESTEC 2011 is setting new trends for solar thermal! For the first time, the biennial European Solar Thermal Energy Conference is being held outside Germany, the largest European market by far. In selecting France as the host country, ESTIF and ENERPLAN - the co-organizer of ESTEC 2011 - wanted to stress that the solar thermal market growth is increasingly coming from other large European countries, and in choosing Marseille, the gateway to the Mediterranean, highlight this region’s huge potential both from the northern and southern shores.
Post date: 25 Oct 2011
Type: News

The “identity” of the 3000th city will be revealed on the occasion of the 2011 Covenant of Mayors Ceremony. To mark this special occasion, the newly-joined signatory will be offered a special prize, to be disclosed on the day of the event. The number of local authorities which have joined the Covenant, among which close to 800 are already implementing their action plans, is conferring credibility to the EU ambitions in the fight against climate change.
Post date: 25 Oct 2011
Type: News

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Post date: 22 Oct 2011
Type: Event

Post date: 19 Oct 2011
Type: Link

Kommunen in der Verantwortung
Post date: 14 Oct 2011
Type: News

You can find more information on this pageand on the official website of this initiative.
Post date: 14 Oct 2011
Type: News

The school has an incentive to save energy getting more money for its activities, the facility managers (eg. city councils) have less energy costs and overall there are less CO2 emissions released to the planet.
Post date: 13 Oct 2011
Type: Link

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Post date: 13 Oct 2011
Type: Event

This new platform will offer various useful topics to building practitioners such as;  news, thematic communities and a database of the most innovative building or refurbishment projects. A prototype website is already running in French. Join us!
Post date: 13 Oct 2011
Type: Link