Illustration Signatories

Signatories Signatories Signatories represent cities, with different size from small villages to major metropolitan areas such as London or Paris, that have signed the Covenant of Mayors on a voluntary manner and are committed to implement sustainable energy policies to meet and exceed the EU 20% CO2 reduction objective through increased energy efficiency and development of renewable energy sources. represent cities that vary in size from small villages to major metropolitan areas such as London or Paris. Within a year following their signature, Covenant signatories Signatories Signatories represent cities, with different size from small villages to major metropolitan areas such as London or Paris, that have signed the Covenant of Mayors on a voluntary manner and are committed to implement sustainable energy policies to meet and exceed the EU 20% CO2 reduction objective through increased energy efficiency and development of renewable energy sources. commit to implement Sustainable Energy Action Plans Sustainable Energy Action Plans A Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) is the key document in which the Covenant signatory outlines how it intends to reach its CO2 reduction target by 2020. It defines the activities and measures set up to achieve the targets, together with time frames and assigned responsibilities. Covenant signatories are free to choose the format of their SEAP, as long as it is in line with the general principles set out in the Covenant SEAP guidelines. on their territory, with the aim of cutting CO2 emissions by at least 20% by 2020.

The list of cities that have signed up to the Covenant may be found below and here (PDF format).

Vilnius

2020 CO2 target

Signatory

Mayor (or equivalent): Artūras Zuokas
Population: 553,904 inhabitants
Website: http://www.vilnius.lt

Covenant status

Date of adhesion: 15 October 2012
Status 3

Contact

Main contact: Egle Randyte
Position: Chief Officer of Energy Division

Benchmarks

Vilnius city energy days
Sector: Others
Implementation timeframe: 2013 - 2020
Area of intervention: Other
Policy instrument: Awareness raising / training
Responsible body: Municipality
KEY FIGURES
CO2 reduction :
27.2 t CO2 eq./a
Implementation cost (€):
50000 €

Description: An innovative interactive energy map was implemented. It enables Vilnius citizens to access and compare energy performance data for every apartment block, online.
Financing sources: Local Authority’s own resources

Rate this benchmark: BadPoorFairGoodExcellent (0 vote)

Benchmarks Date Language
Vilnius city energy days28 Aug 2015 en
Schools renovation28 Aug 2015 en
Residential buildings renovation28 Aug 2015 en
Last updated at: 29 November 2015
Disclaimer:
The sole responsibility for the content of this website lies with the authors. It does not reflect the opinion of the European Union. The European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.
Twitter
To exchange
via your mobile
Facebook
To become fan
of the Covenant page
Newsletter
To subscribe to the
newsletter
Rss feeds
To receive news
in real-time
with the polical support of the ec with the polical support of the ec. website coordinated by the covenant office.
News | Agenda | Site map | RSS help | Credits | Legal