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Peter Schilken

Senior Project Manager, Energy Cities, Besançon, France

Peter Schilken holds a Master degree in mechanical engineering. Before joining Energy Cities in 1996 he was acting as executive director of a small energy consultancy office in Hannover and lecturer at the Technical University of Hannover.

Peter possesses an experience of more than 30 years in energy auditing and certification, buildings and integration of renewable energy in buildings and in renewable energies and urban planning in general. He has conducted numerous study tours in a dozen of Energy Cities’ members.

During the last twenty years and in particular during his period on the staff of Energy Cities he has developed a good knowledge of the European Commission’s energy programmes and close contacts with the European and national institutions.

Policy work - monitoring of the EU and national energy efficiency debate and in policy, capacity building and training as well, moderation of exchange and experience, dissemination of information is part of his daily work.