When & where

“Meeting the 2018 milestone for public buildings energy upgrading in the Mediterranean”


This section is about IMPULSE PLUS that started in March 2021

IMPULSE PLUS will last up to June 2022, involving 6 organizations from Spain, Italy, Greece and Slovenia:

  • Valencia Institute of Building
  • ART-ER (Emilia-Romagna)
  • Region of Western Greece
  • Valencia Climate and Energy Foundation
  • Regional Development Centre KOPER
  • Elche City Council

This section is about IMPULSE that was implemented from November 2016 to July 2019

 “Meeting the 2018 milestone for public buildings energy upgrading in the Mediterranean”

IMPULSE lasts two and a half years (November 2016 – April 2019), bringing together public authority and technical partners (energy institutes/agencies), in the Mediterranean area (from Greece, France, Italy, Spain, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina). 

Pilot activities take place in the following Mediterranean Cities:

  • Municipality of Heraklion, Greece
  • City of Elche, Spain
  • City of Cannes, France
  • Municipality of Ravenna, Italy
  • City of Osijek, Croatia
  • City of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The key deliveries and estimated timeframe are the following:  

  • A protocol for public-building typologies’ identification and a library of typologies in pilot Cities (summer 2017)
  • A web-based system for planning energy-upgrading interventions in public buildings (Autumn 2018)
  • National networking forums tailored to public-buildings energy upgrading, in each partner country (Autumn 2018)
  • Small-scale renovation projects and energy performance monitoring in one public building in each pilot City (Autumn 2017 - Autumn 2018)
  • At least 50 completed SEAPs’public-building sections by local authorities in the Mediterranean (Spring 2019)