Submitted by: Barcelona Provincial Council
Implemented country: Spain
Title: Implementation of the Covenant of Mayors in 130 municipalities in the province of Barcelona (Spain)
The project is an ambitious program for the mitigation of climate change with investments, in renewable energy sources and rational use of energy, up to 500 M€. It consists in the implementation of the Sustainable Energy Action Plans arising from the accession to the Covenant of Mayors of 130 municipalities in the province of Barcelona. Currently, there are 70 finished SEAPs in our province and they are being implemented with the support of a credit by the European Investment Bank, two local banks and Energy Services Companies. The actions of the SEAPs must be implemented before ending 2012.