Promotion and application of energy efficiency aspects through thermal insulation of the facades of Kindergarten No. 1 in Vorniceni
s.Vorniceni, raionul Strășeni
2021.03.15 - 2022.03.15
42 890 $
On November 8, 2018, the City Hall of Vorniceni village in Straseni district signed the Covenant of Mayors, through which Vorniceni village officially commits to reduce CO2 emissions by 2030, by at least 30% compared to the reference year 2016. On May 15, 2020 Vorniceni Village Council approved the Action Plan on sustainable energy and climate of Vorniceni village. Among the local development priorities in the Action Plan, Chapter 2.1 mentions the "Global CO2 reduction target. " The main challenges of the community are a) renovation of public and residential buildings; b) promoting the use of renewable energy sources.
At the same time, the initiative will contribute to improving local infrastructure and the quality of public services. The functioning of educational institutions at high standards has the potential to increase the well-being and reduce migration. Thermal insulation of the exterior walls of the kindergarten will ensure the performance of educational activities in a safe environment for children, especially in the context of the current pandemic crisis, when strengthening health is
The project aims, in addition to the actual thermal insulation works, to contribute to informing and educating the inhabitants in order to increase the degree of social responsibility towards the environment and the rational use of resources (Focus-group information sessions). Located in the center of the village and accessible to most villagers, Kindergarten No. 1 hosts over 100 children and creates about 28 jobs (direct beneficiaries of the project), thus contributing to the
development of the local economy.
The project concept is in line with the provisions of the Country Strategy of the GEF SGP OP7 Program for the period 2020-2024, namely the Priority "Co-benefits of access to low carbon energy, area of intervention 1. Promotion of energy efficient and energy-based technologies renewable, providing socio-economic benefits and improving livelihoods”. The implementation of the thermal insulation activity of the external walls of the kindergarten will facilitate the reduction of the consumption of traditional fuel, the reduction of CO2 pollution and the costs for heating the building with about 40%.