STEPPING project was introduced during the Local Workshop “New Finance Alliance Retreat” organised in connection with the Interreg MED project NEW FINANCE.
The event was carried out on the 19th of January and included a workshop session on the topics of Financial mechanisms for building’s energy refurbishment. During the session, Eng. Diane Cassar (MIEMA) explained the different options for financial models to be applied to Energy Refurbishment and RES projects. Eng. Cassar also presented an analysis on the best practices collection compiled specifically for the New Finance project. After the break, Arch. Erika Massa (MIEMA) presented STEPPING project and the models for EPC investment plans. The foreseen activities for the pilot projects and the draft of the investment plan were also introduced during the session. The event counted with the participation of representatives of Maltese Local Councils and the Ministry for Employment and Education. The workshop was concluded with a round table and discussion with the stakeholders, which showed great interest for the EPC models, STEPPING project and pilot activities .