Events

LOW CARBON TREND SETTERS debated in Krakow

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Over 80 participants from 12 countries, including many Covenant Signatories, Covenant Coordinators and Supporters, gathered in Krakow, Poland, for an intensive two-day workshop LOW CARBON TREND SETTERS in 2020 on 3-4 October 2012.

This motivating training event was organized in the framework of the ENERGY FOR MAYORS project (co-financed by Intelligent Energy Europe - IEE) and the APPETITE FOR CLIMATE project (co-financed by the Polish National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management). The aim was to exchange views and share experiences and lessons learned from the implementation of the Covenant of Mayor in different European countries.

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Laszki wants to use its resources in the most intelligent way


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The Intelligent Energy Day organized in Miękisz Stary (Laszki municipality) on 26th of September 2012 was joined with annual municipal Harvest Festival and therefore met with great interest of local community. The importance of the event was raised by the presence of the Mayor of Laszki, Adam Grenda, and his coworkers.

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Polish cities have “The Appetite for Climate”…

p1040888Over 100 representatives of cities and municipalities from all over Poland who are interested in the issue of climate protection and sustainable energy development participated in the  seminar “Polish and European context of sustainable energy management and climate protection on the local level” organized by Polish Network “Energie Cités” (PNEC) in Warsaw on 6-7 December 2011 under patronage of the Marshall of Mazowieckie Voivodeship Adam Struzik.

 

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Energy Days in Dzierżoniów

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Photo 1. Official opening of the XVIIth Dzierżoniów Business Presentations
First Polish Energy Days organised within the framework of the ENERGY FOR MAYORS project took place on 24th and 25th of September 2011 in Dzierżoniów – picturesque town located in the south-west of the country. The event, which was organised together by the Municipality of Dzierżoniów and the Association of Municipalities Polish Network “Energie Cités” (PNEC), was part of the XVIIth Dzierżoniów Business Presentations (XVII Dzierżoniowskie Prezentacje Gospodarcze), which aim at supporting local enterprise. It gathered approx. 1 500 participants including representatives of local companies, NGOs, craftsmen and citizens.

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Building energy security of cities and municipalities

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On 12th and 13th of September 2011 the City of Bielsko-Biała hosted a very interesting conference entitled  “Development of innovative energy – building energy security of cities and municipalities”. Its aim was to outline the vision of energy future of our cities, focusing on issues like: reduction of the cities’ impact on climate, improvement of energy security of local communities and improvement of the quality of life of citizens. The conference gathered approx. 300 participants who were vividly interested in supporting sustainable energy development of cities and municipalities. Among them were representatives of national, regional and local authorities, energy companies, universities, NGOs, media and youths.

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Workshop "Sustainable energy & Covenant of Mayors in our cities”

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A workshop entitled "Sustainable energy & Covenant of Mayors in our cities” was organised by the Association of Municipalities Polish Network „Energie Cités” and European Network Energy Cities in the framework of ManagEnergy initiative. It took place on 6th of May 2011 at the seat of National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Warsaw. The workshop was designed for Polish signatories of the Covenant of Mayors and for the cities who consider joining this ambitious initiative.

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Conference “Covenant of Mayors – European initiative for climate protection”

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Photo 1. Official opening of the conference. The speaker is Jacek Kozłowski, Voivode of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship.
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The Association of Municipalities Polish Network „Energie Cités” and the Office of the Capital City of Warsaw organised a conference entitled "Covenant of Mayors” – European initiative for climate protection.It took place on 5th of May 2011 andwas held at the Warsaw’s Palace of Culture and Science. The conference gathered nearly 100 participants - representatives of cities and municipalities from all over Poland who are interested in the issue of climate protection and sustainable energy development.

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Training seminar for Supporting Structures in Huelva (Spain)

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Two representatives of the Association of Municipalities Polish Network “Energie Cités” (PNEC) participated in the 2-day open training seminar for Supporting Structures of the Covenant of Mayors that took place in Huelva (Spain) on 18th and 19th of November 2010. The seminar was organised within the framework of the international project entitled ENERGY FOR MAYORS.

 

 

 

 

 

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Conference “Energy performance certificates for public buildings. Public lighting”

Final Conference of the project entitled “Energy performance certificates for public buildings” took place on 27th and 28th of September 2010 in Cracow. The project was implemented by PNEC since December 2008 and was co-financed by the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management.

The conference was addressed to representatives of Polish municipalities, people responsible for energy management in buildings and directors of schools. It gathered nearly 90 participants. Topics raised at the conference concerned energy audits and energy performance certificates, role of the education in energy management, accessible funds for investments in public buildings sector and influence of lighting at energy consumption in public buildings.

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Conference “Polish cities and villages for the climate”

An international conference entitled „Polish cities and villages for the climate” was organised by the Association of Municipalities Polish Network “Energie Cités” (PNEC) on 17th and 18th of June 2010 at the Royal Castle in Niepołomice. It received the patronage of Stanisław Kracik, the Voivode of Małopolska Region. Nearly 100 participants took part in the conference, including representatives of Polish and Ukrainian municipalities and delegates of the Ministry of the Environment, the Energy Regulatory Office, the Embassy of Denmark and the Covenant of Mayors Office.

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