Energy Days took place in Polotsk on June 3 - 30. The residents of Polotsk region participated in competitions and quizes, visited exhibitions, and filled in the survey.
The cities that joined "Covenant of Mayors - East" organize events on energy efficiency in the framework of European Sustainable Energy Week every year. This year the program of Energy Days was full of activities, there were 40 events for adults and kids in Polotsk region.
The residents of Polotsk filled in the survey on electricity consumption in the framework of PubLiCity project. The competition "Save the Planet" was held in online group. The participants suposed to tell how they talk to children about climate change and energy saving. Those who shared the most creative story, got energy efficient prizes.
Online activities were held due to PubLiCity project. As a result of the project Polotsk will get modern energy efficient lighting. The project is implemented by Polotsk District Executive Committee and Interakcia Foundation with the financial support of the European Union in the framework of EU4Energy initiative.
The EU4Energy Initiative covers all EU support to improve energy supply, security and connectivity, as well as to promote energy efficiency and the use of renewables in the Eastern Partner countries Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. It does this by financing projects and programmes that help to reform energy markets and to reduce national energy dependence and consumption. Over the longer term, this makes energy supply more reliable, transparent and affordable, thus reducing energy poverty and energy bills for both citizens and the private sector.More information on: www.EU4Energy.eu.
This publication has been produced with the assistance of the European Union in the framework of the EU4Energy Initiative. The contents are the sole responsibility of Local Foundation for Promotion of International Dialogue and Cooperation ‘Interakcia’ and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.