News & Events
The Energy Agency of Plovdiv (Bulgaria) mentors about finance for private buildings the mentees of the municipality of Pétfürdö (HU) and of two energy community-based organizations - Community Works (UK) and the "Energy Communities Tipperary Cooperative" (IE). Two steps were carried out on 21 June and 17 July 2019 to learn on each other, identify the learning objectives and set the learning focus of the study visit.. +Mentors' Corner
Financing solar roofs via citizen investments: Learning from the first crowd-investing initiative in Croatia
In September 2017, the Green Energy Cooperative, also known as Zelena Energetska Zadruga or ZEZ, launched the first crowd-investing initiative on renewable energy projects in Croatia. With the support of stakeholders within and outside of the city of Krizevci, ZEZ collected financial investments from individual citizens to install solar power plants on public roofs.
Financing biomass projects: Sharing the best practice example of the Development Agency of Karditsa (GR)
The Development Agency of Karditsa is sharing its expertise on financing and implementing successful projects with the Municipalities of Baião (Portugal) and Farkadona (Greece). In the context of a four step learning programme offered by the Prospect project, the municipalities are increasing their knowledge and know-how on developing biomass projects, motivating municipal companies and innovative financing schemes.
PROSPECT Webinar : Innovative financing through peer learning: Province of Girona's experience in PROSPECT
Date: 3 July 2019 10:30 – 11:30 CEST
PROSPECT aims to encourage the exchange of knowledge and experience on innovative financing schemes used to implement sustainable energy and climate plans, especially within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors. Through peer mentoring activities and study visits, cities and regions learn how to finance the energy transition from the ones who understand it the most: their peers!
This webinar will present the programme through the eyes of a mentor and a facilitator and will give participants a first glance at what and who they could meet in the PROSPECT peer learning exchanges.