Registrations are open for the 2021 edition of the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum - Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place, which is jointly organised by the European Commission’s Directorates-General for Energy, Climate Action and the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA).
The online conference is the largest event of its kind in Europe and it brings together cities, industry and financial institutions to exchange good practices and successful solutions to common challenges on financing and implementing the clean energy transition.
Join the plenary sessions with high-level representatives from the Covenant of Mayors initiative, the investment community and the European Commission. Keynote speakers include Ms. Ditte Juul Jørgensen, Director General of DG Energy and Ms. Clara De La Torre, Deputy Director General of DG Climate Action, from the European Commission. Further keynote speakers are the Mayor of Warsaw Mr. Rafal Trzaskowski and Mr. Matthias Seewald, who is Chief Investment Officer at Allianz France.
This year the conference will feature 44 projects in five thematic areas:
1) Driving change locally: sustainable plans and strategies for the energy transition
2) Financing energy efficiency in the public sector;
3) Renovation wave: boosting investments in home renovation;
4) Innovative solutions to finance energy efficiency and renewables; and
5) Public Investments in climate change adaptation innovations
In addition, you can join discussion forums on the Renovation Wave, energy communities, energy poverty, Smart Cities and Communities, securitization, European City Facility, the Energy Efficiency Finance Institutions Group as well as an info session on the LIFE Clean Energy Transition and Climate Action programmes.
Find out more about institutional support for advancing the clean energy transition in your area at the market place.
The conference will offer plenty of opportunities for networking like in previous years.
- Publication date
- 6 May 2021