- : Penne (Province of Pescara) (Italy)
- : Local Public Authority
Penne is a town in the province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo Region, in mid-southern Italy. According to the last census in 2014 the population was 12,451. In 2012 Penne was selected as one of the “Most Beautiful Towns of Italy” and it is today among the most important towns in the Vestini area, sitting in the hills between the Apennine Mountains and the Adriatic Sea and opening the way for the National Park of Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga through the Regional Natural Reserve “Lake of Penne”. The widespread use of bricks in every historical building and paving gave Penne the appellation of “Town of bricks”.
The municipality of Penne has joined the Covenant of Mayors initiative with all municipalities of the Abruzzo Region (305). As such, it has committed itself to reach the 20-20-20 climate and energy objectives set by the EU. The municipality is currently working in coordination with the Abruzzo Region to meet the new EU climate and energy objectives also in line with the new Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy and in accordance to the regional Plan on Adaptation to Climate Change the Region is working at.