OVERVIEW OF STEPS to Create Your Observatory

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1. Observatories’ Governance Structure

  • Description of typical Steering Committee, Technical Committee
  • Typical existing agreements
  • Estimates of staff number/skills needed (in-house/external consultants) and budget required
  • Key funding sources

 

2. Observatories’ Legal Structure

  • Integrated within existing structure or separate one

 

3. Partnership Management with Energy Data Providers

  • List of types of Energy Data Providers
  • List of Key Messages to solicit Energy Data Providers
  • Template Memorandum of Understanding to sign with Energy Data Providers

 

4. Data Management and Processing

  • Real/estimated data, modelization, collection tools,…

 

5. Data Communication to Local Authorities

  • List of targeted data services (public buildings energy data consumption, BEI data for local/regional SEAP, energy data for SEAP monitoring)
  • Online tools, reports…

 


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. 3 November 2015 11:00-12:30 local time / 12:00-13:30 CEST. . Working language: Portuguese . This webinar will focus on energy data collection methods and practices in Portugal and will provide practical advice on energy data gathering and processing for the purpose of preparing emission inventories (BEI/MEI) as part of a Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP). […]

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European Parliament resolution on COP 20 Lima

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