The First International meeting of city’s mayors on energy efficiency and sustainable development
The First International meeting of city’s mayors on energy efficiency and sustainable development was held in the framework of the V International Forum on Energy Efficiency and Energy Development ENES 2016 on November 23, 2016, in Moscow. The cornerstone theme of the discussion was the idea of implementation of the higher standards in the modern cities and municipalities, and exchange of the international experience in the specified spheres. Participants presented various projects and initiatives in the sphere of an energy efficiency and sustainable development of cities and noted the necessity of further international cooperation for the above-stated areas.
As one of the results of this meeting the Declaration on energy efficiency and sustainable development was signed by the participants, the aim of which is to promote the ideas and values stated in it. Moreover this Declaration provides the support for the initiative to hold similar meetings in an annual format.