Regionalna Energetska Agencija Sjever (REA Sjever)

The Regional Energy Agency North / Regionalna energetska agencija Sjever began its activities in 2009. It was founded as a public, independent and non-profit institutions in the framework of the Intelligent Energy Europe Programme by Koprivnica, Varazdin and Virovitica to support and counseling and the provision of services to all stakeholders in the field of energy in northern Croatia.

Areas of Intervention

The Regional Energy Agency of North deals with issues in the area of ​​renewable energy , energy efficiency, rational use of energy and environmental protection. Activities carried out by the agency:

  • The development and implementation of national and EU projects,
  • Energy audits of buildings in the public and private sectors,
  • Thermal imaging,
  • Making energy plans and analysis,
  • Making energy balance, sustainable energy development action plans, programs and studies,
  • Consulting services and technical assistance to public and private sector,
  • The organization of national and international educational workshops , seminars and conferences related to renewable energy , energy efficiency and rational use of energy,
  • Promotion activities related to the specific field of action and raise awareness about energy efficiency and environmental protection,
  • Cooperation with top experts and colleagues from home and abroad.


City of Koprivnica and REA Sjever win a Procura+ Award

The Procura+ Awards reward successful, already running, sustainable and innovative public procurements. These procurements lead to significant improvements of public goods, services, processes and infrastructure.

C-Track 50: First actions and results

The C-Track 50 project – for Putting regions on track for carbon neutrality by 2050 – is already well under way: roundtables were organised in 7 partner countries, and another 4 are currently taking place and being organised.

Innovation Procurement for the refurbishment of Kindergartens

The City of Koprivnica and Regional Energy Agency North (REA Sjever) are preparing a pilot investment to modernize Kindergarten buildings and render these buildings more energy-efficient.

Best Practices

COMPOSE: Rural Communities Engaged with Positive Energy

Discover the COMPOSE Interreg MED project and how it contributed to greater energy efficiency and local development in the Koprivnica-krizevci County (HR) and in the Mediterranean region.

Living lab for outdoor lighting in Croatia

Living Lab will enable users to familiarise themselves with products and solutions based on LED technology and to acquire specific information on the advantages and disadvantages of the available products and solutions

Generating energy savings in General County Hospital Dr. Tomislav Bardek

Hospitals are among best candidates for energy saving projects. Indeed, REA Sjever in Koprivnica, Croatia, started in 2014 this successful long-term energy retrofitting of the General County hospital Koprivnica into an energy efficient hospital.


C-Track 50’s 3rd Newsletter is here

Discover the latest news of the C-Track 50 project – putting regions on track for carbon neutrality by 2050.

C-Track 50 Report on local and regional priorities in 11 EU countries

This report focuses on the local and regional priorities on long term energy policy planning, as derived from in person meetings and two roundtables with local and regional authorities, held at each national level in the 11 C-Track 50 partner countries.

C-Track 50’s 2nd Newsletter

Discover the latest news of the C-Track 50 project – putting regions on track for carbon neutrality by 2050.

C-Track 50 Recommendations on national energy priorities

This report is the result of the roundtables that were conducted in the 11 partner countries of the C-Track 50 project on multi-level governance and challenges faced by long term policy and energy planning.


Citizen Finance: people investing in their cities’ sustainable future

Join us to hear about Citizen Finance from both institutional actors and first-hand practitioners! Webinar organised by Covenant of Mayors & C-Track 50

Creating policy instruments for the support of innovation procurement

Take part in the Conference “Creating policy instruments for the support of public procurement of innovation” which will be held on the 5th of February 2020 in the European Parliament (room A5E3) in Brussels, as part of the 11th European Innovation Summit programme!

MED PPI International network peer learning Webinar

Market Engagement in Innovation Procurement: Practices, Tools and Experiences

22 February 2018: 10.30 – 12.00 CET

Prominent MED