Zabala continues providing its expertise in the area of Energy Transition management through its renewed involvement with the European Technology and Innovation Platform Smart Networks for Energy Transition (ETIP SNET) and also takes on management of the BRIDGE H2020 Initiative; two EU financed initiatives that seek to promote Europe’s energy transition.
As part of the 18th edition of European Week of Regions and Cities, the European Islands Facility NESOI together with the EU Islands Secretariat and governmental representatives from the Åland islands hosted a webinar to bring forward the question on how local authorities on islands can implement the Climate Pact and find appropriate funding such as proposed in NESOI Open Call.
The Commission adopted its work programme for 2021, designed to make Europe healthier, fairer and more prosperous, while accelerating the long-term transformation of its economy into a greener one adapted to the digital age.
The assessments of the 27 National Energy and Climate Plans (NECPs) analyse each Member State's path and ambition towards meeting the current climate and energy targets for 2030. For the first time, it also provides an analysis of energy subsidies.
The first open call from the European Island Facility NESOI offers grants of up to € 60K per proposal as well as up to € 60K worth of Technical Assistance to help local European islands reach their energy transition ambitions.