ESV mentoring in PROSPECT Learning Cycle 2

The Mentor ‘ESV - OÖ Energiesparverband, the regional energy agency of Upper Austria’ is sharing its expertise on financing and implementing successful EPC streetlighting projects with Mentees from ‘Municipality of Patras (Greece)’, ‘Municipality of Burgas (Bulgaria)’, ‘Municipality of Nizhyn (Ukraine)’, ‘Municipality of Vaslui (Romania)’. They are participating in the 2nd Cycle of the PROSPECT Learning Programme, constituting the 7th Group for Public Lighting. The peer learning activities will be focalised on Energy Performance Contracting (EPC). +Mentors' Corner

During Step 1, an online session will take place, where Mentor representatives will present best practices related to the Learning Group, based on projects, which have already been implemented.

During Step 2 of the Learning Programme, a second online session will take place and Mentee representatives will have the opportunity to present their own projects, pointing out their special needs as well as the respective sectors in which they intend to gain knowledge and experience.

The Mentees will visit ESV in Upper Austria to learn about best practices for Public Lighting

Step 3 includes the physical meeting that will take place on the 5th and 6th of November 2019, a two-day site visit will be organised in Upper Austria. The main objective is to deepen the mentees’ know-how of EPC-related topics and to create an environment for dialogue and exchange on details of the practical implementation of streetlighting refurbishment projects and EPC. The programme will focus on LED streetlighting technology, EPC and funding issues through presentations, the calculation of concrete examples and site visits.


The 4th and last Step of the Programme will include an online session dedicated to the assessment and evaluation of the peer learning activities.

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