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Bistrita (Romania)

113,000 inhabitants

Joined Energy Cities in: 2006
Signed the Covenant of Mayors in: 2009

See Bistrita’s best practices
See its Sustainable Energy Action Plan



Ovidiu Cretu
Bistrita municipality
Mayor

What is the city’s most ambitious target in terms of sustainable energy?

The refurbishment of blocks of flats: so far we have insulated 7,500 flats* out of the 23,000 we have planned to refurbish by 2020.

* interviewed conducted in 2015

3 words to describe Energy Cities?

Ambition, youth, sustainability.

What are the benefits of being part of the Energy Cities network?

We are always connected with the latest news on energy and sustainability issues. We are offered the information needed to pursue the development of our city.

We also have the great opportunity to participate in international projects, and therefore to meet other cities’ representatives that have similar interests to ours, share needs and find solutions and together create a better future for our children!

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Sustainable City Network (GR) Greece | CEDEF-Central European Development Forum (RS) Serbia | Albertville France | Union of Communities of Armenia (AM) Armenia | Agencia de Energia & Ambiente da Arrabida - Energy agency Portugal
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Events to come
Global District Energy Days - ‘Unite | Innovate | Experience‘
From 25 to 27 September

Webinar - The road to bankability: Attract investors to your urban projects
Tuesday 25 September 11:00-12:30

Covenant of Mayors webinar: Planning a sustainable city through Carbon Budgets
Tuesday 25 September 16:00-17:00

Energie et territoires ruraux : vers des Territoires à Énergie POSitive
From 26 to 28 September

Creating effective collaborative processes in sustainable energy
Wednesday 26 September

PUBLENEF workshop: Multi-level support for local authorities to improve energy efficiency
Wednesday 26 September 09:30-14:00

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