9,700 European local governments, 47% less CO2 emissions by 2030

2019 European Covenant of Mayors report is out!



Floriane Cappelletti

Publication date

March 25, 2020

As part of the European Covenant of Mayors movement, cities and towns are taking energy and climate action to secure a better future for their citizens.

With an average CO2 emission reduction target of 47% by 2030, Covenant signatories show the ambition to go beyond the EU’s objectives.

As co-leader of the Covenant of Mayors – Europe Office, Energy Cities accompanies over 9,700 local governments to achieve their targets.

In the Covenant of Mayors 2019 activity report, you will learn more about the EU policy developments and how the Covenant Office adapted their activities to best support the signatory municipalities in the following key areas of action:

  • Mitigating climate change
  • Adapting our cities to the effects of climate change
  • Alleviating energy poverty
  • Financing.

Download the 2019 Activity Report of the Covenant of Mayors in Europe.