Capenergies and EnvirobatBDM sign a partnership agreement focused on energy-efficient renovation

6 July 2017 – At the 2017 Innovative City Convention, Bernard Mahiou, Managing Director of the Capenergies competitiveness cluster, and Florence Rosa, President of the organisation EnvirobatBDM, today signed a partnership agreement to develop synergistic initiatives specifically for the strategic energy-efficient renovation segment.

  With this new partnership approach, Capenergies and EnvirobatBDM will coordinate their efforts to develop a shared, high-impact strategy, based on the leadership of these two innovation players, their complementary expertise, and the strength of their network.

The synergistic initiatives are aimed at developing regional prototype projects, in view of showcase areas, as well as new shared projects, to accelerate business growth and actively participate in the development and international impact of the sector.

Energy-efficient renovation is a far-reaching field and thus crucial to the new industrial and innovation policies in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, implemented in the « Energies de demain » (future energies) and in PR2E1

Key figures in energy-efficient building renovation
In Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur:

A goal of 50,000 homes renovated per year
A base of 1.4 million collective housing units to be renovated
Potential revenues of 300 million euros
13,000 jobs to be created per year


* (1) PR2E: Regional energy-efficiency programme