Webinar: Renovation of Public Buildings in Europe

Start/Stop Date:
27 Apr 2018
European Commission and UNEP Finance Initiative
Webinar: 11.00 - 13.00 CET
Focus Areas:
Innovative financing mechanisms for energy efficiency
Type of Event:

We have the pleasure to inform you that the European Commission, in partnership with the UN Environment Finance Initiative, is organising a webinar on Renovation of Public Buildings in Europe on 27 April 2018, from 11.00 to 13.00 Central European Time.

This webinar will hear 4 presentations:

  • Miguel Casas from Energinvest will present the outcomes of a study on innovative financing mechanisms for energy efficiency, based on 24 concrete case studies across the EU.  

  • Erika Honnay from GRE-Liege will present RenoWatt, a one-stop-shop in Belgium which provides assistance to the participating authorities in the energy renovation of their buildings: identification of energy-consuming buildings, project profitability analysis, financing of the investment program and management of the entire public procurement procedure.

  • Rob McKinnon will present the Re:Fit project which has set up a framework contract to simplify public procurement of energy performance contracts in the UK to support public sector to implement energy efficiency and local energy generation measures.

  • Celine Tougeron from the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) will present the funding opportunities available under the EU programme Horizon 2020 to work on the renovation of public buildings, in particular Project Development Assistance and Innovative Financing schemes.

The webinar will be conducted in English and will be moderated by Celine Tougeron from EASME.

This is part of a series of webinars in the frame of the Sustainable Energy Investment Forums initiative; for further background information on the SEI Forums initiative and to see the agenda and presentations from previous and upcoming events, please visit the Sustainable Energy Investment Forums webpage.

Please register by 26 April 2018, clicking here.

The Sustainable Energy Investment Forums Team