Energy Projects 2014-2020: Priority Setting and Financing in the New EU Funds Programming Period

Date

22 Sep 2013 22:00

Address

Berlin
  Berlin
Germany

Event Type

L - Conference, forum

Section

EU Priorities 2020

Event Location

Germany

Event Description

Managing Authorities of Structural and Cohesion Funds are currently designing their operational programmes for the upcoming period of 2014-2020. Projects in the field of energy efficiency, renewable energies and CO2 reduction will have a special focus due to their importance in reaching the Europe 2020 goals. When planning the right energy priorities throughout the next seven years, authorities have to accommodate several changes in the management and control systems of EU Funds. Besides the changing categorisation of regions, new regulations such as the possibility of using multi-funds financing, already existing and new financial instruments and the focusing on fewer priorities have to be accommodated. New EU funding opportunities are available for energy projects – but how to use them in a sustainable way?

Leading European and national experts such as: