Financing energy efficiency investments: examples and opportunity - Finanziare investimenti di efficienza energetica: esempi ed opportunità
From the European to the regional level, clear strategies have been defined aimed at placing energy efficiency and renewable energy at the center of the future energy system. Sustainable energy planning is essential to develop important projects also at the local level and start the energy transition path towards a low carbon economy. The European Commission has recently activated a new financial instrument dedicated to the Municipalities of the Covenant of Mayors. In the framework of the European PROSPECT2030 project, the Piedmont Region intends to promote and stimulate the municipalities of its territory to meet the challenge of sustainable energy. The European City Facility (EUCF) initiative and its first call will be illustrated by a EUCF representative. Piemonte Region and Polytechnic of Torino will present PROSPECT200 objectives and the tools given by the projects to support SECAPS implementation. Environment Park will provide some best practices of energy efficiency investments projects dedicated to municipalities. Question time is planned at the end of presentation sessions.
Silvio De Nigris