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Lyon and the European project REVE d'Avenir, Local energy strategies against the global warming issues

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Duration of the European project:

2009 - 2012

Topics addressed in the European project:
  • Energy,
  • Sustainable development.
Lead partner in the European project:

Swiss Energy and Energy Cities (Belgium)

The status of Lyon in the European project:


Name of the European programme:

Interreg IV A

Other partners in the European project:

Annecy (France), Annemasse Agglomeration (France), Besançon (France), Grand Besançon (France), Communits of communes of the Chamonix Mont-Blanc valley (France), Communauté de communes de Lons le Saunier (France), Chambéry Métropole (France), Chalon-sur-Saône (France), Dijon (France), Echirolles (France), Grand Besançon (France), Grand Dole (France), Grenoble Alpes Métropole (France), Montmélian (France), Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération (France), Pays de Montbéliard Agglomération (France), Ayent-Anzère (Suisse), Crans Montana (Suisse), Fribourg (Suisse), Genève (Suisse), La Chaux-de-Fonds (Suisse), Lausanne (Suisse), Martigny (Suisse), Montreux (Suisse), Morges (Suisse), Neuchâtel (Suisse), Vevey (Suisse).

Budget for the European project:

Total cost: 1 424 000.00 EUR
European funding: 600 000.00 EUR

The objective of "REVE d'Avenir" was to develop laboratory territories to meet the objectives set by the European Union for 2020, namely: to increase energy efficiency by 20%, to reduce CO2 emissions by 20% and to cover 20% of energy needs by renewable energies. This platform centralised the sustainable development actions of 27 French and Swiss institutions, partners in taking up the challenge of energy and climate at local level.


Emmanuelle Willmann

Métropole de Lyon - Economic development, employment and knowledge delegation

responsable affaires européennes

Clémence Thibaut

Métropole de Lyon - Economic development, employment and knowledge delegation

chef de projets affaires européennes, correspondante à Bruxelles