European Federation of Agencies and Regions for Energy and the Environment

ManagEnergy – Supporting local and regional sustainable energy actions

By 2015 ManagEnergy will have organised 45 capacity buildings workshops across Europe. 26 workshops have taken place since 2012 in no more than 20 different countries.

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  Capacity building

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They are organised on a regional basis to meet the most important needs of participants and to take into account specific energy related and cultural issues, as well as local languages.  These events provide practical training for municipalities and other local and regional energy actors with a public mandate, particularly those from cities that have signed or aspire to sign the Covenant of Mayors. The topics of the workshops cover various aspect of Sustainable Energy Action Plans (SEAPs); their development, financing and implementation. It enables the participants to learn from experienced professionals.

In 2014-2015, 19 workshops are planned.

Click on the followings links to discover past ManagEnergy networking events  and capacity building workshops where members of FEDARENE were involved:

Capacity building workshops:

Financial Instruments for Energy Efficiency In Municipalities  – Plovdiv, Bulgaria from 29 Sept 2014 to 30 Sept 2014

  • Theme: financial instruments and possibilities for finance of energy efficiency, green energy, and renewable energy sources solutions

Financial, legal and economic instruments towards the energy transition  Paris – France  from 27 Mar 2014 to 28 Mar 2014

  • Theme: financial, legal and economic instruments towards the energy transition at the Halle Pajol, 20 esplanade Nathalie Sarraute 75018 Paris.

Financing energy efficiency projects in Lower Austrian cities  St. Pölten – Austria  from 05 Jun 2013 to 06 Jun 2013

  • Theme: The aim of the workshop is to train local actors and strengthen their capacities for energy-efficient and climate-friendly municipal policies.

Funding Opportunities for Sustainable Energy Actions  Baia Mare  Romania  from 16 May 2013 to 17 May 2013

  • Theme: The workshop was organised in cooperation between ManagEnergy and the Energy Management Agency of Maramures for the purpose of presenting…

How to finance SEAP actions in the framework of CoM  Bilbao Spain  from 07 Nov 2012 to 07 Nov 2012

  • Theme: Workshop participants will analyse the technical criteria used in the definition of SEAP actions and ways of financing these actions developed in the framework of Covenant of Mayors.

SEAP initiation & design and financing mechanisms  Nenagh Ireland  from 01 Oct 2012 to 02 Oct 2012

  • Theme: The workshop was divided into one main part on SEAP initiation & design and another part on financing mechanisms.


Networking Events:

Directors of energy agencies networking event  Brussels – Belgium  from 24 Jun 2014 to 25 Jun

  • Theme: This 3rd edition of the event will be dedicated to Regional and Local Energy Agencies as key partners of the Covenant of Mayors

ManagEnergy Networking Meeting at the Sustainable Energy Finance and Investment Summit – CROENERGY 2013  Zagreb, Croatia  from 02 Oct 2013 to 04 Oct 2013

  • Theme: For this ManagEnergy networking meeting, leading European experts voice their views in the area of ESCO financing and EPC

Discover concrete solutions on how to tackle fuel poverty within your region! –  Brussels, Belgium  from 27 Jun 2013 to 27 Jun 2013

  • Theme: ACHIEVE and EC LINC partners, with the support of ManagEnergy, are organising in Brussels, on the 27th of June in the morning, the workshop “Discover concrete solutions on how to tackle fuel poverty within your territory!” to present the methodology of their projects, and to share their tools, recommendations and experience on how to tackle fuel poverty with local authorities and operators interested in implementing such home visits service.

Networking event for the directors of energy agencies: Sustainable energy financing for municipalities and regions  Brussels – Belgium  from 26 Jun 2013 to 26 Jun 2013

  • Theme: The ManagEnergy Networking Event will also enable an open discussion on the current and future needs and expectations of Energy Agencies in terms of financing as well as how European funding streams can best respond to them. This will be an interactive event leaving much room for discussion. It will be led by a moderator. For each topic interesting case examples will feed the discussion. The total number of participants will be limited.

 SEAP initiation & design and financing mechanisms  Nenagh – Ireland  from 01 Oct 2012 to 02 Oct 2012

  • Theme: The workshop was divided into one main part on SEAP initiation & design and another part on financing mechanisms.