Among the SMEs involved in the regional stakeholder group, an Energy Champion is selected to represent the regional approach towards a low carbon future, this is done in each policy partner region. The policy partners chose their champion on Semester 2 of the project and collected testimonials from them via video content.

Please click the link below the champion profile to view the video.

Introducing Stefan Zohar

He is the Sustainable Energy Manager for Local Energy Agency Pomurje (LEA Pomurje).

LEA Pomurje is comprised of Energy Managers for municipalities in the Pomurje Region of Slovenia, and they are promotors of energy efficiency and RES projects in the region.

LEA Pomurje is a Local Energy Agency in Pomurje region and supports local authorities in region and other organisations (including SMEs) in energy related matters. They are experienced in energy auditing, promotion of energy efficiency and use of renewable energy source.

VIDEO - Energy Champion Stefan Zohar

Energy Champions bring their field experience to the SME Power Project. They investigate opportunities to begin Action Plan implementation and to make use of SME POWER to improve other aspects of regional policy. In parallel, they consider the knowledge on capacity building shared and consider how this could be promoted in their specific territories.