On 11 November 2016, Energy Efficiency Festival was organized by EcoVision in the old part of Tbilisi. The Day of Energy Efficiency was established and introduced by SPARE International Program to raise public awareness on the benefits of energy efficient and energy saving lifestyle.
NGO sector, universities, elementary and secondary schools and private sector participated in the Energy Efficiency Festival organized within the SPARE Program. Many energy efficient equipments and innovative technologies were introduced, participants made short presentations on their activities in addressing climate change, and on the various energy efficiency promoting materials. Promotion of alternative energy resources was another important component of Energy Efficiency festival scenario. The visibility component of the festival was picturesque, easily targeting both the interested audience and nearby walking pedestrians, also school children as a major part of SPARE Program were traditionally involved by taking a lead in the specially staged karaoke and SPARE quiz completion. EcoVision along with energy efficiency issues put focus on the waste management and recycling through Trash Art provided by the office staff. Winners of the Energy Efficiency quiz completion were granted with various energy efficient small equipment. Representatives of the Ministry of Environment Protection of Georgia and Tbilisi City Hall were among guests traditionally attending events organized by SPARE International Program.