Energy & Climate

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11 12, 2017

CPMR calls for increased recognition of regions in stronger EU climate strategies

The CPMR has called on the European Commission to give greater recognition to the key role of Europe’s regions in tackling the challenges of climate change. At its General Assembly in Helsinki in October, the [...]

1 12, 2017

SHERPA prepares for Transferring phase and meets with Cretan municipalities

SHERPA partners gathered in Heraklion, Greece, on 21-22 November 2017 as part of the project’s third steering committee meeting to discuss the project’s progress and upcoming steps. A meeting with Cretan municipalities was also organised [...]

7 11, 2017

Local Energy Communities – A vehicle for islands’ energy transition?

The Smart Islands Initiative and INSULEUR are jointly organizing a Public Hearing, 10 November 2017, In Brussels, on “Local Energy Communities: a vehicle for islands’ energy In the Winter Package special reference is made to [...]

4 10, 2017

CPMR prepares for future of Europe debates at 45th General Assembly

The CPMR’s member regions from across Europe will gather for its General Assembly in Helsinki, Finland from 18-20 October. The 45th CPMR General Assembly, involving region presidents, elected politicians, MEPS and European Commission officials, has [...]

3 10, 2017

DESTINATIONS project joins major European forum to drive forward sustainable transport

The CIVITAS Destinations project – which includes the CPMR as the Communication & Dissemination partner -  has taken part in a major European forum aimed at driving forward the shift across Europe towards sustainable transport [...]

1 10, 2017

CPMR regions discuss ‘Clean Energy Package’ with key EU representatives

Regions involved in the CPMR's Climate Task Force met with a number of key EU representatives in Brussels on 26 September to discuss the state-of-play regarding the EU's 'Clean Energy Package'. The Clean Energy Package [...]

12 07, 2017

CPMR Intermediterranean Commission receives prestigious Mediterranean Award

The Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has been presented with a prestigious Mediterranean award for its work supporting cohesion and regional development in the Mediterranean. The world-renowned award, which is presented [...]

7 07, 2017

Mediterranean regions call for cohesion, cooperation & action on deepening migration crisis

During its General Assembly in Naples, the Intermediterranean Commission of the CPMR received the prestigious Mediterranean Award for Institutions from the Fondazione Mediterraneo.  *** Peripheral and maritime regions in the Mediterranean have outlined their key [...]

22 06, 2017

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission prepares for its General Assembly in Naples

The contribution of the Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) towards the ongoing debates on the future of the European Union, cohesion and the multilevel cooperation at Mediterranean level will be at the heart of upcoming discussions. The [...]