Covenant of Mayors workshop - Financing projects with the European Energy Efficiency Fund (eeef)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 09:00 to 15:00

The Covenant of Mayors organises a finance working group workshop for cities and other public authorities that have developed bankable project proposals or are in the process to do so. At the workshop, cities will have the opportunity to discuss their specific plans with financial experts, can meet representatives from the eeef (for more information on the Fund please refer to: to discuss how these specific projects could be structured and financed.
eeef looks for commercially viable financing opportunities of minimum EUR 5 million. If possible interested cities shall have a written project memorandum of the investment opportunity that can be reviewed by eeef before the workshop, to enable a good discussion.

Registration: please send an e-mail to Tamas Solymosi tamas.solymosi[at]

Event Agenda

9:15 – 9:30 Opening words, Tamas Solymosi, Covenant of Mayors Office
9:30 – 10:10 Brief introduction of the participants and their planned projects (by the participants)
10:10 – 10:40 Presentation of the European Energy Efficiency Fund (eeef) and its funding opportunities, Zarpana Signor, Deutsche Bank AG
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 12:15 Discussion of specific project opportunities (eeef, participants): how to structure and present them to improve their bankability
12:15 – 12:30 Q&A
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 One-to-one sessions for project owners and eeef (15mins per session)

Sokos Hotel,
Viru väljak 4
10111 Tallinn