Energy Efficiency

Internal Notes

RESponsible Island: Prize for renewables energy in Islands


Title: RESponsible Island - Prize for a renewable geographic energy island

ID Call: Prize-SC3-2019

Deadline: 26/09/2019


Call for Proposals for Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Programme


Deadlines: For Micro-Scale Projects: 27th of December 2018. For Small-Scale Projects, and Medium-Scale Projects: 10th of January 2019

Theme of the Call for proposals: Delivering on sustainable low-carbon lifestyles - Mainstreaming Low-Carbon Sustainable Lifestyles through innovative initiatives or upscaling of successful high-impact initiatives

Guidelines here


EU Green Week 2018: Call for proposals for hosting Opening or Closing event


The call for proposals for hosting the official Opening event or the official Closing event for EU Green Week 2018 has been published.

This year the Green Week will focus on the theme: "Green Cities for a Greener Future".

The deadline for submission is 3 November 2017 at 17:00 (Brussels time). Please see the attachment for further details.


NECSTouR and South Limburg presented their 6 A's for a Sustainable Tourism at the European Tourism Forum 2017

Oct 20, 2017


Area, Access, Accommodation, Attractions, Awareness and Activation are the six A's for the energy efficiency, protection of natural resources and environmentally friendly measures towards a more Sustainable Tourism which Ms Anya Niewierra - Director of South Limburg Tourism Board - presented at the 16th European Forum in Tallin.

Per each of that six A's Ms Niewierra presented some good practices from South Limburg (in the Netherlands) and other NECSTouR member Regions.


4 cases of NECSTouR's Member Regions Embracing the Digital Transformation

Jul 07, 2017


NECSTouR had the opportunity to present the remarkable experience of its member Regions on how to promote Competitiveness Through Sustainability and Digitalisation, developing new opportunities for the Travel and Tourism Sector.

The occasion was the Event on “The Future of Tourism in Europe” organized by the Eu Public Policy Exchange on the 4th of July in Brussels



EU Sustainable Energy Week 2018


EU Sustainable Energy Week will be back for its 13th edition, from 4 to 8 June 2018 in Brussels.  This year’s theme of Europe’s most important conference on energy efficiency and renewables is Energy transition.

Energy Info Days 2017


The Energy Info Days in Brussels on 23-25 October 2017 will present the new funding opportunities and innovative schemes offered by Horizon 2020’s Work Programme 2018-2020.

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The 16th European Tourism Forum

The 16th European Tourism Forum has been organised by the Estonian Presidency and has been held in Tallinn from 18 to 19 October 2017.

This year, the Forum has been dedicated to an exchange of views with Public Authorities at EU, national and regional level, European associations and international organisations, with representatives of the industry and other stakeholders on the following topics of importance: