FEDARENE joins the Coalition for Energy Savings

In June 2020, FEDARENE joins the Coalition for Energy Savings as its 28th member.

The Coalition for Energy Savings is an EU association that strives to make energy efficiency and savings the first consideration of energy policies and the driving force towards a secure, sustainable and competitive European Union. Its membership unites businesses, professionals, local authorities, energy communities, and civil society organisations in pursuit of this goal.

Coalition members represent:

  • more than 500 associations, 200 companies and 1,500 cooperatives
  • 15 million supporters and more than 1 million citizens as members of cooperatives
  • 2,500 cities and towns in 30 countries in Europe

FEDARENE has joined the Coalition for Energy Savings in June 2020 as its 28th member association.

Quote from Seamus Hoyne, Secretary General of FEDARENE :

“FEDARENE is excited to join the Coalition for Energy Savings at a time when investments in the energy efficiency sector can restart the world’s economies. Regions, energy agencies and islands have been front runners in innovative energy efficiency programmes focusing on building renovation,  energy management and energy poverty alleviation. We look forward to bringing our local knowledge and expertise to the Coalition in order to deliver on the highest level of ambition in EU energy efficiency policies”.

Quote from Stefan Scheuer, Secretary General of the Coalition for Energy Savings:

“We welcome FEDARENE enlarging our broad coalition united in making energy efficiency and savings the first consideration of energy policies. Their knowledge and expertise about the barriers for energy efficiency on the ground are much needed to inform EU policies for a better delivery of results for people and businesses. Together, we will strengthen our contribution to a green recovery and a renovation wave backed by dedicated funding and regulation.”

Read the press release here.