The 1st learning cycle of PROSPECT will start in May 2018. Representatives from local and regional authorities can sign up as mentor or mentee to exchange knowledge and experience on how to apply innovative financing schemes. Each applicant can choose between the five learning modules of PROSPECT (Public Buildings, private Buildings, Transport, Public Lighting, Cross Sectoral) and decide whether to participate in a study visit or the Peer Mentoring programme.

Registration is open from 8th January to 16th February 2018! Apply Now

Financing biomass projects: Sharing the best practice example of the Development Agency of Karditsa (GR)

Author: Anja Gahleitner, OÖ Energiesparverband, Austria/Facilitator

The Development Agency of Karditsa is sharing its expertise on financing and implementing successful projects with the Municipality of Baião (Portugal) and Municipality of 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. +Mentors' Corner

ZEZ mentoring in PROSPECT Learning Cycle 2

The Mentor ‘ZEZ - Green Energy Cooperative (HR)’ and Mentees ‘Municipality of Sofia (BG)’, ‘Municipality of Hengelo (NL)’, ‘Municipality of Moschato (EL)’, ‘Municipality of Svilengrad (BG)’, ‘Municipality of Milos (EL)’, ‘Municipality of Bigastro (PT)’ and ‘Municipality of Aradippou (CY)’ participated in the 2nd Cycle of the PROSPECT Learning Programme, constituting the 1st Group for Public Buildings. The peer learning activities will be focalised on Citizens Finance and Crowdfunding. +Mentors' Corner

SMART CITY Litoměřice mentoring in PROSPECT Learning Cycle 2

The Mentor ‘SMART CITY Litoměřice (CZ)’ and Mentees ‘Municipality of Coutances (FR)’, ‘Municipality of Seixal (PT)’and ‘Municipality of Matosinhos (PT)’ are participating in the 2nd Cycle of the PROSPECT Learning Programme, constituting the 2nd Group for Public Buildings. The peer learning activities will be focalised on Revolving Funds. +Mentors' Corner