Illustration Covenant in figures

Covenant Community

Signatories

Covenant Coordinators and Supporters

Sustainable Energy Action Plans

Benchmarks of excellence

Covenant indicators

These figures are calculated overnight, except for Covenant Indicators.

Covenant Community

Covenant Actors Total
Signatories 6,254
Inhabitants195,579,788
Coordinators159
Supporters91
Associated Partners25

Signatories

Country-by-country

Countries Signatories Population covered Submitted SEAPs
Albania 1 421 286 (13%) 0 (0%)
Algeria 1 350 000 (1%) 0 (0%)
Armenia 8 257 137 (8%) 0 (0%)
Austria 12 1 922 064 (23%) 9 (75%)
Azerbaijan 1 4 000 (0%) 0 (0%)
Belarus 9 514 421 (5%) 1 (11%)
Belgium 164 5 502 142 (51%) 54 (33%)
Bosnia-herzegovina 15 1 564 387 (41%) 14 (93%)
Bulgaria 28 2 583 764 (35%) 14 (50%)
Chile 1 0 (0%)
Croatia 59 1 926 206 (46%) 44 (75%)
Cyprus 24 497 981 (58%) 15 (63%)
Czech Republic 5 332 244 (3%) 5 (100%)
Denmark 38 3 342 118 (64%) 27 (71%)
Estonia 6 549 173 (43%) 2 (33%)
Finland 9 1 871 457 (36%) 6 (67%)
France 116 15 826 830 (26%) 68 (59%)
Georgia 8 1 877 100 (45%) 3 (38%)
Germany 55 17 092 320 (21%) 50 (91%)
Greece 91 3 891 949 (36%) 64 (70%)
Hungary 25 2 718 074 (27%) 19 (76%)
Iceland 1 118 427 (41%) 0 (0%)
Ireland 6 1 404 659 (32%) 5 (83%)
Israel 4 160 244 (2%) 0 (0%)
Italy 2977 35 530 610 (60%) 1 973 (66%)
Kazakhstan 9 2 621 055 (16%) 0 (0%)
Kyrgyzstan 2 267 300 (5%) 0 (0%)
Latvia 19 1 095 776 (50%) 17 (89%)
Lebanon 6 46 750 (1%) 0 (0%)
Lithuania 14 1 379 419 (42%) 13 (93%)
Luxembourg 1 2 229 (0%) 0 (0%)
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 3 785 000 (38%) 1 (33%)
Malta 24 114 081 (28%) 24 (100%)
Moldova, Republic Of 24 682 884 (19%) 4 (17%)
Montenegro 3 141 416 (22%) 3 (100%)
Morocco 3 1 830 585 (6%) 1 (33%)
Netherlands 19 3 963 120 (24%) 14 (74%)
New Zealand 1 360 000 (9%) 1 (100%)
Norway 8 1 350 139 (31%) 7 (88%)
Palestinian Territories 4 258 146 (7%) 0 (0%)
Poland 34 3 590 618 (9%) 28 (82%)
Portugal 99 4 970 174 (47%) 57 (58%)
Romania 58 6 288 732 (30%) 39 (67%)
Serbia 3 118 064 (1%) 0 (0%)
Slovakia 4 566 961 (10%) 4 (100%)
Slovenia 31 650 318 (32%) 11 (35%)
Spain 1531 26 299 886 (59%) 1 033 (67%)
Sweden 51 4 159 732 (47%) 41 (80%)
Switzerland 9 819 913 (11%) 8 (89%)
Tajikistan 1 30 000 (0%) 0 (0%)
Tunisia 2 480 000 (4%) 0 (0%)
Turkey 7 4 011 552 (5%) 5 (71%)
Ukraine 75 10 957 561 (24%) 21 (28%)
United Kingdom 34 17 209 792 (29%) 29 (85%)


Signatories’ profile

Signatories over time

Covenant Coordinators and Supporters

Signatories supported country-by-country

Countries % signatories supported By Coordinators By Supporters
Algeria 100% 0 0
Austria 50% 0 6
Belgium 80% 128 4
Bosnia-herzegovina 33% 0 5
Bulgaria 21% 0 6
Croatia 22% 0 13
Cyprus 67% 0 16
Denmark 42% 13 3
Estonia 17% 0 1
Finland 56% 0 5
France 50% 34 25
Georgia 50% 0 4
Germany 82% 8 41
Greece 49% 30 16
Hungary 4% 0 1
Iceland 100% 0 1
Ireland 33% 0 2
Israel 25% 0 0
Italy 65% 1866 113
Kazakhstan 11% 1 1
Kyrgyzstan 50% 0 1
Latvia 5% 0 1
Lebanon 50% 0 0
Lithuania 7% 0 1
Luxembourg 100% 0 1
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 67% 0 2
Malta 75% 0 18
Moldova, Republic Of 13% 1 2
Morocco 67% 0 0
Netherlands 53% 6 8
New Zealand 100% 0 1
Norway 88% 0 7
Palestinian Territories 25% 0 0
Poland 79% 0 27
Portugal 55% 33 23
Romania 38% 5 17
Slovenia 3% 0 1
Spain 96% 1462 346
Sweden 53% 0 27
Switzerland 22% 0 2
Tunisia 50% 0 0
Turkey 14% 0 1
Ukraine 52% 2 37
United Kingdom 68% 10 23


Covenant Coordinators and Supporters over time

Sustainable Energy Action Plans

State of play

SEAPs status Total
SEAPs submitted 4,038
SEAPs accepted2,296
SEAPs not accepted151
More information on the SEAP assessment status can be found here.

SEAP approaches overview

Type of CO2 emissions reduction target
Absolute - target calculated based on the total CO2 emissions in the baseline year

Per capita - target calculated based on the total CO2 emissions divided by the number of inhabitants in the baseline year
Emission factors
IPCC - emission factors for fuel combustion which are based on the carbon content of each fuel

Life cycle assessment - emission factors for the overall life cycle of each energy carrier
Emission reporting units
CO2 - only CO2 emissions are accounted

CO2 equivalent - emissions of CO2, CH4 and N2O are accounted and converted into CO2 equivalent
Baseline years
Baseline year - the year against which the 2020 target is set and the achievements of the emissions reduction in 2020 are compared.
More information on the SEAP methodological framework can be found on the SEAP Guidebook

SEAPs submitted over time

Benchmarks of excellence

State of play

Benchmarks of excellence Total
Signatories 211
Coordinators & Supporters109

Snapshot of fields of action

Benchmarks of Excellence submitted by Signatories
Municipal buildings, equipment/facilities48
Tertiary buildings equipment facilities10
Residential buildings11
Public lighting16
Industry5
Transport23
Local electricity production28
Local heat/cold production3
Others67


Benchmarks of excellence submitted by Coordinators and Supporters


Awareness raising23
Financing schemes19
Methods and tools29
Other38

Covenant indicators

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