Energy & Climate

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16 11, 2018

CPMR supports Attica region’s international conference on ‘Climate Change and Natural Disasters’

The CPMR took part in a major international conference on Climate Change and Natural Disasters, organised by the Attica region on 31 October. The conference, which took place at the Amphitheater of Athen’s Acropolis Museum, [...]

14 11, 2018

DESTINATIONS project transforms cycling infrastructure in Las Palmas and Rethymno

The innovative CIVITAS DESTINATIONS project – which includes the CPMR as a partner – is taking major strides forward in its work to improve cycling infrastructures on the European island cities of Las Palmas and [...]

29 10, 2018

Regions stress importance of cohesion and cross-border maritime cooperation at 46th CPMR General Assembly

The future of Europe, the EU Budget and post-2020 EU policies impacting on regions were among the key issues discussed at the CPMR General Assembly, held in Funchal, Madeira, on 17-19 October, 2018. Miguel Albuquerque, [...]

25 10, 2018

Joint meeting with Energy and Climate Change Group and Marine Resources Group

Photo by: Aberdeenshire Council Members of the North Sea Commission's Energy and Climate Change Group (ECCG) and the Marine Resources Group (MRG) held a joint meeting on 2-4 October in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, with [...]

24 10, 2018

Towards an inclusive efficient and renewable energy model for the MED area

The Interreg MED Efficient Building community and the Renewable Energy community came together for a joint event in Ljubljana, on 18-19 October. Co-organised by the Interreg MED Efficient Building and the Renewable Energy Communities, the [...]

12 10, 2018

CPMR prepares for key discussions on future of Europe & post-2020 EU Budget at 46th General Assembly

The CPMR’s member regions from across Europe will gather for its General Assembly in Funchal, Madeira from 18-20 October 2018. The 46th CPMR General Assembly, involving region presidents, elected politicians, MEPS and European Commission officials, [...]

27 07, 2018

SHERPA opens up to other Mediterranean Regions and Municipalities

SHERPA partners met in Marseille on 17-18 July 2018, during the project’s 4th steering committee, to take stock of the testing activities and prepare for the transferring and capitalising phases. The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) [...]

9 07, 2018

Job opportunity: CPMR Policy Officer on Transport and Accessibility/Climate

The CPMR is currently seeking a Policy Officer to support the CPMR General Secretariat on Transport and Accessibility and  climate issues, and to represent the CPMR member regions and their positions regarding the areas of [...]

12 06, 2018

CPMR calls on EU leaders to step up climate action as part of ‘Coalition for Higher Ambition’

As part of the work of its Climate Task Force, the CPMR is part of the ‘Coalition for Higher Ambition’, which is calling on EU leaders to accelerate the transition to a zero-carbon Europe and [...]