•Background, current situation
–The region needs to identify suitable renewable energy sources and energy saving projects in order to take the best adventage from the Structural Funds 2014-2020.
–Following concepts and plans are to be updated: territorial energy concept, plan of the regional development, territorial plan.
•Challenges and bottlenecks
–insufficient support from municipalities, lack of budget, unwillingnes to communicate and cooperate
– The Authority of the Vysočina Region includes 704 municipalities