16.10.2015. GreenS project presentation in a conference about Energy Refurbishment of Buildings organized by Chamber of Commerce
GreenS Project was presented last 16th October in Algeciras, within a Conference organized by the Andalusian Chamber of Commerce. GreenS Project is an initiative framed in the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020, founded by European Commission, with the Energy Management Agency of Cosenza (Italy) as coordinator and an international consortium with 14 organizations from 8 European countries (Italy, Sweden, Cyprus, Spain, Germany, Latvia, Slovenia and Bulgaria).
The Energy Agency Province of Cádiz (APEC) and the Andalusian Federation of Municipalities and Provinces (FAMP) cooperates to develop the project in the region of Andalucía (Spain).
The main goal of this project is to strengthen capacity of public authorities to successfully apply GPP with priority, improving their ability and capacity to save energy, reduce CO2 emissions and costs by applying innovative solutions on GPP.
Publics Authorities’ implication is crucial as they are a public example for citizens, consumers as well as an influence to the market. At the same time, this project informs about the main environmental problems, raising the environment awareness and identifies carbon foot print related to services/products consumption.
GreenS Project was presented in the frame of the Conference about Energy Refurbishment of Buildings, aimed to show news business opportunities at the building sector in the sustainability and energy efficiency fields. The event was attended by more than 30 building sector professionals and counted also with the participation of the Andalusian Energy Agency, the Official College of Architects of Cádiz or the National Association of Building Refurbishment Companies.