European Federation of Agencies and Regions for Energy and the Environment



Objectives and Services

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  Objectives

  • Facilitating the development of inter-regional partnerships and thereby encouraging the exchange of experience and the transfer of know-how and technology.
  • Lobbying the European institutions on behalf of regional and local communities concerning relevant energy and environmental issues.
  • Promoting the regional dimension in debates concerning energy and the environment by placing particular emphasis on demand and local supply and the pursuit of sustainable development.
  • Helping regions develop their capacity to take action, and, amongst other things, assisting them in the creation of energy and/or environmental organisations.

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  • Organising working groups in order to encourage exchange of experience and transfer of know-how.
  • Providing an ongoing information service to the members.
  • Acting as a centre for the dissemination of information both to its members and to European Institutions.
  • Providing technical expertise to European organisations.
  • Preparing position papers on European legislation and programmes.
  • Giving advice on relevant programmes and funding possibilities. Assisting in the formulation of project proposals and the creation of partnerships.

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