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 6,178
Inhabitants191,022,148
Coordinators161
Supporters94
Associated Partners25

Signatories

Country-by-country

Countries Signatories Population covered Submitted SEAPs
Albania 1 421 286 (13%) 0 (0%)
Algeria 2 650 000 (2%) 0 (0%)
Armenia 9 1 334 937 (43%) 1 (11%)
Austria 25 1 922 064 (23%) 9 (36%)
Azerbaijan 1 4 000 (0%) 0 (0%)
Bangladesh 1 81 720 (0%) 0 (0%)
Belarus 9 514 421 (5%) 1 (11%)
Belgium 176 5 504 876 (51%) 53 (30%)
Bosnia-herzegovina 15 1 564 387 (41%) 14 (93%)
Bulgaria 25 2 557 799 (34%) 15 (60%)
Chile 1 269 992 (2%) 0 (0%)
Croatia 59 1 926 206 (46%) 42 (71%)
Cyprus 24 497 981 (58%) 16 (67%)
Czech Republic 10 332 244 (3%) 9 (90%)
Denmark 38 3 342 118 (64%) 27 (71%)
Estonia 6 549 173 (43%) 2 (33%)
Finland 9 1 871 457 (36%) 6 (67%)
France 96 15 188 174 (25%) 78 (81%)
Georgia 6 1 638 100 (39%) 3 (50%)
Germany 55 17 198 125 (21%) 46 (84%)
Greece 90 3 865 233 (36%) 65 (72%)
Hungary 41 2 721 280 (27%) 20 (49%)
Iceland 1 118 427 (41%) 0 (0%)
Ireland 10 1 404 659 (32%) 9 (90%)
Israel 4 160 244 (2%) 0 (0%)
Italy 3352 35 751 416 (61%) 2 168 (65%)
Kazakhstan 8 2 212 490 (14%) 0 (0%)
Latvia 19 1 095 776 (50%) 17 (89%)
Lebanon 18 46 750 (1%) 0 (0%)
Lithuania 14 1 379 419 (42%) 13 (93%)
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 3 785 000 (38%) 1 (33%)
Malta 24 114 081 (28%) 24 (100%)
Moldova, Republic Of 22 551 788 (16%) 4 (18%)
Montenegro 3 141 416 (22%) 3 (100%)
Morocco 3 1 830 585 (6%) 1 (33%)
Netherlands 18 3 759 620 (23%) 14 (78%)
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%) 27 (79%)
Portugal 119 5 218 040 (50%) 58 (49%)
Romania 67 4 329 613 (21%) 37 (55%)
Serbia 4 218 064 (2%) 0 (0%)
Slovakia 4 566 961 (10%) 4 (100%)
Slovenia 30 634 318 (31%) 11 (37%)
Spain 1529 26 036 291 (59%) 1 035 (68%)
Sweden 53 4 165 732 (48%) 40 (75%)
Switzerland 8 795 181 (10%) 7 (88%)
Tajikistan 1 30 000 (0%) 0 (0%)
Tunisia 2 480 000 (4%) 0 (0%)
Turkey 8 4 472 507 (6%) 5 (63%)
Ukraine 74 7 999 502 (18%) 19 (26%)
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 50% 0 0
Armenia 100% 9 9
Austria 50% 0 6
Belgium 81% 128 4
Bosnia-herzegovina 33% 0 5
Bulgaria 24% 0 6
Croatia 22% 0 13
Cyprus 67% 0 16
Denmark 42% 13 3
Estonia 17% 0 1
Finland 56% 0 5
France 32% 1 24
Georgia 67% 0 4
Germany 82% 8 41
Greece 50% 30 16
Hungary 4% 0 1
Iceland 100% 0 1
Ireland 33% 0 2
Israel 25% 0 0
Italy 67% 1880 81
Kazakhstan 13% 1 1
Latvia 5% 0 1
Lebanon 50% 0 0
Lithuania 7% 0 1
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 67% 0 2
Malta 75% 0 18
Moldova, Republic Of 14% 1 2
Morocco 67% 0 0
Netherlands 56% 6 8
New Zealand 100% 0 1
Norway 88% 0 7
Palestinian Territories 25% 0 0
Poland 79% 0 27
Portugal 52% 33 26
Romania 38% 5 17
Slovenia 3% 0 1
Spain 97% 1460 324
Sweden 53% 0 27
Switzerland 25% 0 2
Tunisia 50% 0 0
Turkey 25% 0 2
Ukraine 53% 3 36
United Kingdom 68% 10 23


Covenant Coordinators and Supporters over time

Sustainable Energy Action Plans

State of play

SEAPs status Total
SEAPs submitted 4,090
SEAPs accepted2,399
SEAPs not accepted154
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 212
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
Others68


Benchmarks of excellence submitted by Coordinators and Supporters


Awareness raising23
Financing schemes19
Methods and tools29
Other38

Covenant indicators

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