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EU Financing for Energy Efficiency and Renewables in Public Projects

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Over the next ten years, energy investments of about 1 trillion EUR are needed, to diversify existing energy resources, replace old technologies and equipment and to accomplish the ambitious goals for energy efficiency in the EU set up by the Strategy Europe 2020. In times of tight budgetary discipline the issues of financing remain a crucial question. A range of new financing possibilities for energy projects has been created by the European Commission.

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Over the next ten years, energy investments of about 1 trillion EUR are needed, to diversify existing energy resources, replace old technologies and equipment and to accomplish the ambitious goals for energy efficiency in the EU set up by the Strategy Europe 2020.
In times of tight budgetary discipline the issues of financing remain a crucial question. A range of new financing possibilities for energy projects has been created by the European Commission.

Leading European and national experts such as

•    Andrew Luff, Structural Funds Expert Adviser and former Head of European Structural Fund Programmes, East of England Development Agency (EEDA), UK
•    Dr Götz von Thadden, Head of Western and Southern Europe, JESSICA, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
•    Bartosz Dubinski, President of the Managing Board, Mazovia Energy Agency, Poland
•    Matthisas Schmitz-Peiffer, Chief Executive Officer, BEG Energiegesellschaft & Head of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energies Department, BBP Bauconsulting, Germany
•    Börries von Notz, Managing Director, Jewish Museum Berlin, Germany
•    Stefano Panighetti, Policy Officer (Financial Instruments), Energy Efficiency, DG Energy, European Commission (tbc)

Will share their knowledge on

•    What are the current financial instruments supporting projects in the field of energy efficiency and renewables available for public authorities
•    What are the specific requirements to receive funding
•    Where and how can you apply for EU funding
•    Which projects are eligible
•    How can Structural and Cohesion Funds be used for energy projects
•    What EIB instruments exist and how can they be used (e.g. JESSICA)
•    What is the European Energy Efficiency Fund and what are the eligibility and selection criteria
•    How can you use public private partnerships for your energy projects
•    How can you use energy performance contracting for your energy projects

Please find all details regarding the programme and the registration formalities in the event brochure: http://www.euroakad.eu/fileadmin/user_upload/dateien/seminars/EU_Financi...
 

Organiser:
European Academy for Taxes, Economics & Law
Contact Name:
Asya Ognyanova
Contact Email: Contact Phone:
+49 (0)30 80 20 80 230
Source Language:
English

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