European Networks’ Recommendations for the LIFE programme 2021-2027

Within the context of the proposed changes within the Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027, and specifically the creation of a LIFE sub-programme on the Clean Energy Transition, the European Networks FEDARENE, EUROCITIES, Energy Cities and Climate Alliance carefully considered the opportunities that these changes present to local/regional authorities and their energy agencies.

Cities, Regions and their Energy Agencies are striving to accelerate their energy and environmental transition that is a driving force for innovation, job creation, growth, social inclusion and overall territorial development. In order to guarantee the vital impact of clean energy & climate related market uptake and capacity building activities, in light of the European Parliament’s Report and ahead of the Environment Council meeting on the 20th of December, the European Networks FEDARENE, EUROCITIES, Energy Cities and Climate Alliance reaffirmed the following key needs: Link to the Recommendations