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Signatories to the new Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy

Heralded as the “world’s biggest urban climate and energy initiative” by Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete, the Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy brings together thousands of local and regional authorities voluntarily committed to implementing EU climate and energy objectives on their territory.

New signatories now pledge to reduce CO2 emissions by at least 40% by 2030 and to adopt an integrated approach to tackling mitigation and adaptation to climate change.

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Coast 2 Coast Climate Challenge: Central Denmark is tackling the climate challenges!
19 July 2017 - 11:23
Denmark is one of the countries in Europe to face the greatest losses as a consequence of devastating weather events...
Join the IUC city-to-city cooperation programme
18 July 2017 - 15:04
Cities in the Member States of the European Union who wish to exchange with a city facing similar challenges in another region of the world are encouraged to apply for the International Urban Cooperation (IUC) city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development....
Horizon 2020 save@work project supports public sector employees in reducing their energy consumption
14 July 2017 - 17:03
The recently ended Horizon 2020 save@work project successfully encouraged public sector employees in cities to decrease their energy consumption in their work places....
Participate in EIP-Smart Cities & Communities' survey on smart lampposts in cities!
12 July 2017 - 10:08
The Action Cluster for Integrated Infrastructures of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities (EIP-SCC) is currently collecting responses to their  survey on the ‘Humble Lamppost’ initiative....
Covenant city Nottingham leads the way on clean public transport
10 July 2017 - 11:50
UK Covenant of Mayors signatory Nottingham is taking the lead on e-mobility in Europe through an ambitious electric bus project...
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