The 3rd PROSPECT learning group for public lighting conducted a physical meeting in Upper Austria in March 2019, in order to exchange experience and knowledge about setting up Energy Performance Contracting (EPC). The scheme, which is considered both a financial and operational mechanism, has been implemented in Upper Austria for more than 20 years with the support of the mentor OÖ Energiesparverband (ESV).

The Mentor ‘Local Energy Agency of Lyon (FR)’ and Mentees ‘City of Utrecht (NL)’, ‘Lisboa E-Nova (PT)’, ‘City of Vilnius (LT)’, ‘Bruxelles Environment (BE)’, ‘Ecotransfaire (LU)’, ‘City of Zagreb (HR)’, ‘MatosinhosHabit-MH (PT)’ of the Learning Group for Private Buildings participated in the online session on the 11th of July 2018. 

On the 5th and 6th of December 2018, the 4th PROSPECT learning group for public lighting met in Linz, Upper Austria, to exchange experience and knowledge about setting up Energy Performance Contracting (EPC). The scheme, which is considered both a financial and operational mechanism, has been implemented in Upper Austria for more than 20 years with the support of the mentor OÖ Energiesparverband (ESV).

‘Empowering Cities & Citizens’ is a celebration of the 60-year anniversary of the Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS). After six decades of empowering urban specialists and making cities work, IHS wants to connect the dots between its achievements and future ambitions, which are well-anchored in the needs of the urban world.