Tender opportunity: Technical support in assessing PECI and PMI Projects

The Energy Community Secretariat has launched a tender for technical support to the Electricity and Gas-Oil Groups in charge of assessing the candidate Projects of Energy Community Interest (PECI) and Projects of Mutual Interest (PMI) in electricity, gas and oil infrastructure, hydro pump storage…

Calls for tenders: Carbon pricing design for the Energy Community

Energy Community Secretariat is s looking for qualified consultants to carry out a study on carbon pricing design for the Energy Community. The objective is to assess and propose the design of an effective carbon pricing mechanism conducive to decarbonisation of the Energy Community Contracting…

Energy Community Internships Opportunity

Energy Community Secretariat is offering three internship opportunities for the period of October 2019 – April 2020. The interns will support activities in the climate area of the Secretariat. Interested candidates shall apply by Friday, 18 October 2019, 17 hrs. The Intern will receive a monthly…

Registration open: Launch of the Energy Investment Risk Assessment 2019

On 30 September 2019, the Energy Charter Secretariat will present the Energy Investment Risk Assessment 2019 (#EIRA2019), in Brussels. #EIRA2019 evaluates policy, legal and regulatory risks to energy investment in 34 countries from Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. It aims to identify gaps,…

Call for application under new Energy Efficiency Work Programme for Horizon 2020

Almost €120m will be available for energy efficiency projects in the new Horizon Work Programme 2020 under the areas of ‘Buildings in Energy Transition’ and ‘Smart and Clean Energy for Consumers’. There will be two deadlines in 2020 for the energy efficiency topics: opening on 16 July 2019 until…

Call for applications: Covenant of Mayors «City2City» exchange programme

The Covenant of Mayors - East project is organising a thematic study visit for representatives of signatories to one of the EU country. How to apply? The call is open for the mayors or deputy-mayors of signatories of the Covenant of Mayors-East countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia,…

‘Watermelon and his friends’: take part in EU4Youth contest

The EU4Youth ‘School Garden’ project is organising a contest around the theme ‘Watermelon and Its Friends’ open to participants in Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine. The deadline for entries is 15 August. Works will be evaluated in four categories: Article Photo reportage Reporting in social…

First EU Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partnership 2019 – applications now open!

The EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership is part of European Union Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW) and has, for the first time, been extended to the Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine). The award…

Horizon 2020 call for applications for energy efficiency initiatives

Up to €112 million of EU funding is now available for energy efficiency research, innovation and market uptake under the Horizon 2020 programme. The deadline for applications is 3 September 2019. The funding is available for proposals submitted under 16 topics addressing 5 main areas: buildings,…

#EUSEW2019: Registration for organising Energy Days now open

In the framework of the European Union Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW), local public and private organisations are organising Energy Days, which are  activities and events that promote clean energy transition. Any activity can be an Energy Day – from a workshop or a competition to a tour of a…