Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/ en Covenant of Mayors East: European climate finance supports cities in scaling up their local action http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=881 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=881 2017-12-11 12:53:26 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/881_com+east+logo.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The support provided by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) enables signatory cities of the Covenant of Mayors East initiative to scale up their energy and climate action. Space for cities initiative seeks to explore potential of satellite-based services to improve urban quality of life http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=880 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=880 2017-12-11 10:10:43 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/880_rsz_event_large-space-for-cities.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > A new European initiative for cities aims to foster the quality of life in urban areas through the peaceful use of satellite services. New Smart Cities project MatchUp to facilitate uptake of 2030 Covenant of Mayors objectives http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=877 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=877 2017-12-07 10:22:02 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/877_dYcucbDV_400x400.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The new MatchUp Smart Cities project will make it easier for several Covenant cities to take up the 2030 objectives of the Covenant of Mayors. Interview with Deputy Mayor of Amsterdam Abdeluheb Choho: "We consider sustainability as an engine for society and a driver of the economy" http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=876 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=876 2017-12-06 10:14:03 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/876_amsterdam.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > In the November issue of the Covenant of Mayors newsletter, Deputy Mayor of Amsterdam Abdeluheb Choho told us about his city's long term vision, the main difficulties they have been facing in implemeting their energy and climate strategy and how the Covenant of Mayors have been helping. **New case study** Bratislava, Slovakia: A scheme for the purchase of rainwater management installations http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=875 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=875 2017-12-05 09:14:37 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/875_covenant_bratislava+-+Copie.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > Through its subsidy scheme for the purchase of rainwater management installations, the municipality of Bratislava encourages households to contribute to protecting the city from pluvial floods and property from damage. Smart Cities' Citizen Focus Ambassador Cities Initiative Relaunch - Take part in the survey! http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=874 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=874 2017-12-04 15:30:18 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/874_Sapann_Design_+shutterstock_1.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > In view of the EIP-SCC Manifesto on Citizen Engagement one-year Anniversary, the Citizen Focus Action Cluster is re-launching the initiative 'Inclusive Smart Cities Ambassadors'. EU Commission's Joint Research Centre releases 8-year assessment of Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=873 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=873 2017-11-29 16:26:15 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/873_Screenshot-2017-11-29+covenant-mayors-8-year-assessment_en+pdf.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The Joint Research Centre (JRC), the scientific arm of the EU Commission which provides technical, methodological and scientific support to the Covenant community, has recently published its 8-year assessment report of the initiative.The report was released as part of the 3rd State of the EU Energy Union on the 24th of November by the EU Commission. **New case study** Thessaloniki, Greece: Bioclimatic upgrade of public spaces http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=872 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=872 2017-11-27 09:23:47 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/872_Sans+titre.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The municipality of Thessaloniki is committed to designing and  implementing pilot projects of urban regeneration based on the local  bioclimatic characteristics, in order to adapt to the impacts of climate change. Covenant city Quetigny on its way to become 100% renewable http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=871 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=871 2017-11-27 08:37:26 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/871_Quetigny-FR-21-mairie-04.JPG" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The French Covenant of Mayors signatory Quetigny is seeking to become 100% renewable to boost its energy autonomy. Horizon 2020 Flow project supports cities in reducing urban congestion http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=869 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=869 2017-11-21 11:30:00 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/869_N9FRiAZV_400x400.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The EU-funded Flow project aims to further the role of walking and cycling in tackling urban congestion.