Energy Environment Local Development Ltd (Associated Beneficiary)
EPTA Ltd specializes in the field of Environmental Management and Environmental Engineering as Scientific and Engineering Consultant. It has long experience in a wide range of fields, including Energy efficiency, Climate Protection, Environmental Management, Green Procurement, Air & Noise Pollution, Integrated Solid Waste Management, Wastewater Treatment and Sustainable Development. One of the main priorities of EPTA Ltd, among others, is the promotion of new policies for the efficient energy saving and management, as well as for the reduction of the emissions of greenhouse gases. Special emphasis is given on issues of climate change which constitutes a research field developed in a great extent the last few years. In this framework, EPTA Ltd has or is participating in many projects that aim at promoting energy saving and the reduction of emissions of greenhouse gases. It also works in close collaboration with research institutes (e.g. National Technical University of Athens) or international organisations (e.g. Climate Alliance, ICLEI, etc) in order to gain further expertise in the area of energy efficient systems, renewable energy sources and climate protection. EPTA provides environmental services in co-operation with European and International organizations, implements technical & economical studies, promotes research and demonstration projects in the environmental field, conducts environmental training and supports public and private bodies for EU or other funding. Its main clients or partners are public bodies, such as local authorities and prefectures, universities, NGOS, private companies and industries. The competitive advantages of EPTA are its punctuality and constant assistance of its clients, its strong efforts to be beyond the state-of-the-art and its sound co-operation with experienced scientists in Greece and in other countries of the EU. In parallel, the participation in international programmes, conferences and seminars in the environmental management field ensures the continuous updating of knowledge, training and post-education of its partners and employees. Its clients include National Organisations, Local Governments, Waste Management Industries, Private Enterprises, Industries, Construction and other Engineering Firms. EPTA is operating under the ISO 9001/2000 standard, assuring high quality of services and satisfaction of its clients and partners. Recently, it has also introduced the ISO14001 standard demonstrating the commitment of the company to environmental improvements.