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Moldova: Energy efficient hospital in the town of Cantemir

November 8, 2017

The Cantemir district hospital in Moldova will have a new roof and will be more energy efficient. The hospital is being renovated using the state of art energy efficient technologies. This initiative is implemented as part of the town membership in the EU financed Programme “Covenant of Mayors East”.

The renovation works foresee also the modernisation of ventilation system and installation of the solar panels, which will allow the hospital to use renewable energy and save costs on heating. More than 63 000 people who visit the hospital for medical care every year will benefit from better and more comfortable conditions.

Covenant of Mayors is a flagship EU initiative to reduce CO2 emissions by at least 20% by 2020. It helps municipalities to improve the quality of life thanks to the significant reduction in CO2 emissions, by encouraging and supporting local authorities to achieve and implement a more sustainable local energy policies.

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Press release in Russian

Covenant of Mayors East II

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