Annual activities


In 2022, the municipality of Niederanven has launched and implemented more than 70 activities in the spirit of the Climate Pact.

These activities include, for example:

  • Launch of the "Ruffbus Syrdall" together with the municipality of Schüttringen.
  • Introduction of the environmentally friendly charter for associations.
  • Production of a brochure with the ecological subsidies.
  • Organisation of the 1st Repair Café on 18.6.2022 in the centre "A Schommesch" with 18 repairs.
  • Actions to promote tap water:
    • Distribution of free drinking bottles to school children and staff,
    • Installation of 10 water dispensers in municipal buildings.
  • Workshops on the mission statement of the Climate Pact, the climate adaptation concept and the mobility concept.
  • Adoption of the resource concept, the energy saving measures and the basic principles for 2030 of the Climate Pact.


In 2021, the Niederanven municipality launched and implemented 60 different activities in the context of the Climate Pact.

These activities include, for example:

  • New Energy Concept 2020 for the municipal energy planning.
  • Creation of a renovation concept for the majority of the public buildings
  • Installation of a photovoltaic system at the Scout's chalet in cooperation with Enercoop Syrdall.
  • Planning of a “Repair Café” together with SIAS municipalities.
  • Expansion of the measure for public transport on the municipal territory (zone 30, Berliner Kissen).
  • Extension of the bicycle tracks to Schuttrange, Betzdorf and "Am Sand".
  • Installation of 2 Vél'OH! stations and planning of further stations
  • Awareness raising activities during the Mobility Week at the Week of the Tree.


In 2020, the municipality of Niederanven has started or implemented about 60 activities in the spirit of the climate pact.

These activities include, for example:

  • The introduction of the new regulations in the cadre of a "zero waste" policy.
  • Implementation of an energy management system to control energy consumption in the municipality's buildings.
  • Change of various lighting (street lighting, school) to LED
  • Installation of water dispensers in the gymnasiums.
  • Further electrification of the municipality's car fleet.
  • Hiring of an Environment and Energy Officer, and the creation of a Sustainable Development Department.
  • Planting campaign of 12 pear trees for the newborn of 2019 in the cadre of the Day of the Tree 2020.


The following activities have been carried out at community level for 2019 or in cooperation with the other SIAS municipalities:

  • Recertification audit 50%
  • Source protection officer advertised at SIAS level
  • The new waste tax regulation was adopted at regional level
  • Study for the shared use of the buildings within the new Resource center
  • Sustainability makes school' program implemented
  • The roof area was made available to the energy cooperative Enercoop Syrdall
  • Parking space management concept
  • M-Pass was made available to municipal employees on very favorable terms
  • Continuation of selective improvements in traffic safety (pedestrian crossings, etc.)
  • New traffic routes:
    • Munsbach - Niederanven connection (work should start in 2020)
    • Connection PC2 - Townhall
  • Pedibus project started
  • Purchase of another electric car

2017 :

  • New concept of Waste Management (treatment and taxes)
  • Enhanced communication using social media
  • Subsidies to be adapted according to the new legislation and the LENOZ criteria
  • Improved soft mobility with new pedestrian lanes (Rëtsch) and cycling paths (connection between Niederanven and Munsbach)
  • Renovation of the local school building “Am Sand”