Technical assistance

The BEenerGi programme provides technical assistance on matters relating to energy efficiency, renewable energies and promoting forest biomass for skilled jobs that local authorities in the Girona region entrust to Girona Provincial Council’s Environmental Service.

Applications

The application form for assistance through the Services Plan for the promotion of energy efficiency and renewable energies, and the promotion of forest biomass is available in PDF format on Girona Provincial Council’s website (Inici > Àrees > Territori i Sostenibilitat > Medi Ambient > Pacte d’alcaldes).

The assistance provided by the BEenerGi programme covers the following five areas:
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  1. Technical assistance needed to improve energy efficiency in public exterior lighting, by signing contracts with energy service companies (ESCO) or through other financing schemes.
  2. Technical assistance needed to improve energy efficiency in public buildings, by signing contracts with ESCOs or through other financing schemes.
  3. Technical assistance needed to install forest biomass boilers or heating networks or boilers that combine the use of other sources of renewable energy, and carry out other installations to obtain greater energy efficiency in buildings, by signing contracts with ESCOs or through other financing schemes.
  4. Legal and technical advice regarding the process of improving energy efficiency in public lighting and public buildings by signing contracts with ESCOs or through other financing schemes.
  5. Technical assistance for creating planning instruments for producing and distributing forest biomass.

This assistance can be requested by local authorities in the Girona counties that have signed the Covenant of Mayors and which have an approved Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP). Requests must be made through the Services Plan for the promotion of energy efficiency and renewable energies, and the promotion of forest biomass.

Faq

Is it compulsory to apply through the Services Plan in order to receive assistance from the BEenerGi programme?
Yes, applications must be made through the Services Plan in order to obtain the technical assistance provided by the BEenerGi programme. Nevertheless, it is possible to request a preliminary visit to assess the specific needs your municipality may have.
Who can request assistance from the BEenerGi programme?
Local authorities in the Girona counties that have signed the Covenant of Mayors and have an approved Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP).
What is the deadline for requesting assistance from the BEenerGi programme?
There is no deadline for requesting assistance. Applications will be accepted throughout the duration of the BEenerGi programme.
How much does assistance provided by the BEenerGi programme cost?
All the assistance provided is completely free of charge.
Who must sign the Services Plan application?
The mayor or the secretary of the local authority can request assistance from the "BEenerGi" programme.
Which clauses in the declaration (4th section) need to be checked?
All three clauses must be checked for the application to be accepted.

How do we submit the Services Plan application?
Preferably, electronically (via EACAT, the Catalan administrations extranet), although applications can also be sent to Girona Provincial Council’s Environmental Service by registered post.
How can we submit the application via EACAT?
Access the EACAT system (www.eacat.cat) using your personal username and password, then click on the applications tab (tràmits). Next, click on the Girona Provincial Council-Send documentation (Diputació de Girona-Tramesa de documentació) option in the Local Authorities (Ens locals) column. A list will appear from which you should select the Submit local authority territorial action/Initial submission (Tramesa d’acció territorial dels ens locals|Tràmit inicial) option. Then simply follow the steps of the programme and attach your application.
*To access the application you must have the appropriate role.
**EACAT function is subject to modifications and may differ from that described here.

Municipalities

The table below provides details of the municipalities that have received technical assistance from the BEenerGi programme, ordered by the date they applied for the Services Plan for the promotion of energy efficiency and renewable energies, and the promotion of forest biomass:

City Region Date request Assistance requested
Llers Alt Empordà
31/08/2017 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Cabanelles Alt Empordà
07/06/2017 Boilers and heat networks
Hostalric Selva
04/05/2017 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Campdevànol Ripollès
05/05/2017 Public buldings
Vilanant Alt Empordà
04/04/2017 Public lighting
Les Planes d’Hostoles Garrotxa
01/03/2017 Public lighting
Viladamat Alt Empordà
26/01/2017 Public buldingsBoilers and heat networks
Capmany Alt Empordà
25/01/2017 Boilers and heat networks
Biure Alt Empordà
17/01/2017 Public buldings
Puigcerdà Cerdanya
12/12/2016 Public lighting
Planoles Ripollès
16/11/2016 Public lighting
Garrigàs Alt Empordà
13/10/2016 Public buldings
Argelaguer Garrotxa
24/10/2016 Public lightingJoint purchase
Ripoll Ripollès
22/06/2016 Public lighting
Vilablareix Gironès
13/06/2016 Joint purchase
Castelló d’Empúries Alt Empordà
29/04/2016 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Maçanet de Cabrenys Alt Empordà
29/04/2016 Public lighting
Palau-Saverdera Alt Empordà
28/04/2016 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Santa Pau Garrotxa
27/04/2016 Public lighting
Roses Alt Empordà
27/04/2016 Boilers and heat networks
Arbúcies Selva
22/04/2016 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Santa Coloma de Farners Selva
14/04/2016 Boilers and heat networks
Espinelves Osona
13/04/2016 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
la Bisbal d’Empordà Baix Empordà
06/04/2016 Public lighting
Riudellots de la Selva Selva
01/04/2016 Boilers and heat networks
Vilademuls Pla de l'Estany
31/03/2016 Public buldingsBoilers and heat networks
Aiguaviva Gironès
31/03/2016 Public buldingsBoilers and heat networks
Calonge Baix Empordà
21/03/2016 Boilers and heat networks
Viladrau Osona
15/03/2016 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Tossa de Mar Selva
15/03/2016 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Darnius Alt Empordà
16/03/2016 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Palamós Baix Empordà
16/03/2016 Public buldingsJoint purchase
Mieres Garrotxa
16/02/2016 Boilers and heat networks
Caldes de Malavella Selva
16/02/2016 Public lightingBoilers and heat networks
Sant Gregori Gironès
11/02/2016 Public lighting
Anglès Selva
08/02/2016 Public lighting
Sarrià de Ter Gironès
29/01/2016 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Sant Julià del Llor i Bonmatí Selva
28/01/2016 Boilers and heat networks
Vidreres Selva
12/01/2016 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Pals Baix Empordà
05/01/2015 Public lighting
Riells i Viabrea Selva
02/12/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Vilamallla Alt Empordà
26/11/2015 Public buldings
Sant Julià de Ramis Gironès
25/11/2015 Public lighting
Torroella de Montrgí Baix Empordà
20/11/2015 Public buldings
Sant Jordi Desvalls Gironès
12/11/2015 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Bordils Gironès
11/11/2015 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Sant Hilari Sacalm Selva
10/11/2015 Public lightingBoilers and heat networks
Avinyonet de Puigventós Alt Empordà
27/10/2015 Public lighting
Quart Gironès
26/10/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Sant Joan de les Abadesses Ripollès
16/10/2015 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Fornells de la Selva Gironès
14/10/2015 Joint purchase
Amer Selva
08/10/2015 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networksJoint purchase
Fontanals de Cerdanya Cerdanya
06/10/2015 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networksJoint purchase
La Jonquera Alt Empordà
26/09/2015 Public lighting
Cassà de la Selva Gironès
02/10/2015 Public lightingBoilers and heat networks
Agullana Alt Empordà
25/09/2015 Public lightingJoint purchase
Boadella i les Escaules Alt Empordà
24/09/2015 Joint purchase
Bescanó Gironès
23/09/2015 Public lighting
Setcases Ripollès
17/09/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Sils Selva
08/09/2015 Public lighting
Celrà Gironès
10/09/2015 Public buldings
Figueres Alt Empordà
01/09/2015 Public buldingsPublic lightingBoilers and heat networks
Breda Selva
12/08/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Bàscara Alt Empordà
04/08/2015 Public lighting
Vilobí d’Onyar Selva
29/07/2015 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Palafrugell Baix Empordà
10/07/2015 Public buldingsBoilers and heat networks
Cellera de Ter Selva
07/07/2015 Public lightingBoilers and heat networksJoint purchase
Navata Alt Empordà
08/07/2015 Public lighting
Begur Baix Empordà
23/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Begur Baix Empordà
21/12/2016 Public lighting
Sant Llorenç de la Muga Alt Empordà
25/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Girona Gironès
26/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Vidrà Osona
15/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Ventalló Alt Empordà
12/06/2015 Public lightingBoilers and heat networks
Vall d’en Bas Garrotxa
10/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Pont de Molins Alt Empordà
11/06/2015 Public buldingsPublic lighting
Espolla Alt Empordà
11/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Besalú Garrotxa
18/06/2015 Boilers and heat networks
Participating cities
78 Cities
Reduced emissions
366,28 tn CO₂
Energy saving
0,220843 Gwh/year
Investment allocated
3,25 M€