AREAM – Regional Agency for Energy and Environment of the Autonomous Region of Madeira is a private non-profit association, recognised as public utility, having the mission to promote the innovation and cooperation on sustainable energy and environment.
AREAM was established in 1993, catalysed by the Regional Government of Madeira, with 51 founding associates, including governmental institutions, entrepreneurial associations and most active companies in the Region.
AREAM provides support to the economic agents of the region, and acts as a catalyst for innovation in the local energy sector through its partnership with regional and local authorities.
AREAM is mainly involved in:
- Regional and local sustainable energy planning
- Energy certification in buildings
- Energy efficiency
- Renewable energies
- Sustainable mobility
- Climate change
The Civitas DESTINATIONS project aims to promote sustainable mobility in six island destinations: Madeira, Gran Canaria, Elba, Crete, Malta and Cyprus.