Exemplary projects and initiatives are implemented and replicated at local and regional level. The following best practices are categorised by topic and geographic area.
The Province of Milano established a public-private partnership with 11 banks to make available zero-rate loans to citizens who are willing to implement energy saving measures at their homes. The project aim is stimulating access to credit for sustainable energy investments.READ MORE
The 270 public secondary schools (lycées publics) managed by Rhône-Alpes, is a privileged hub to raise awareness on energy issues and encourage students to become “green” citizens in the next future.READ MORE
The Extremadura Energy Agency – Agencia Extremeña de la Energía (Agenex) launched the PROMOEENER Project – Promotion of Energy Efficiency and Renewable energies in public buildings – in July 2011 in co-operation with the Regional Government of Extremadura.READ MORE
Alba Local Energy Agency in partnership with Local Council METES and Alba County Council started a project to install a micro-hydro power plant on one of the streams in the village in order to produce electricity for public lighting and local school.READ MORE
The “Energiochi contest ‘s aim is promoting knowledge about energy savings, renewable energy sources and sustaining everyday pro-environmental behaviours.READ MORE
By installing a CHP system in a 4,000-student College of Further Education, the Berlin Energy Agency has shown that such systems allow to take advantage of high energy efficiency potentials offered by public properties.READ MORE