Energy Efficiency Directive: Information and Training (as it relates to Article 17)

Operational Programme “Development of the Competitiveness of the Bulgarian Economy”, Bulgaria

In accordance with its Community Strategic Guidelines, on 26 September 2007 the European Union approved a major development programme for Bulgaria for the period 2007-2013 entitled “Operational Program for the Development of Competitiveness of the Economy Bulgarian”. This programme provided support for the entire national territory in the context of the Convergence objective.

The Sustainable Construction Programme in Andalusia, Spain

The Sustainable Construction Programme in Andalusia is a combination of economic measures (subsidies and incentives) and other actions such as regulatory, training and fiscal, that seek, through energy saving and energy, and renewable energy, to promote the energy rehabilitation of buildings, urban rehabilitation, improve the competitiveness of companies of the construction sector, create skilled employment and reduce

Revolving energy saving fund Litomerice, Czech Republic

With  public  budgets  of  local  authorities  being  very  strained  in  the  Czech  Republic, there  is  a  strong  need  to  use  limited  financial  resources  in  a  smart  way. Before the revolving energy having fund was set-up, this was not the case.

Energy retrofitting of Public Buildings, Attiki, Greece

The implementation of the “Exoikonomo” program is in the main part of the national energy strategy in the

Public Sector ISO50001 Support Programme, Ireland

Ireland has been able to benefit from these funds and has put in place a unique support program specifically developed for the public sector to drive best practice in energy management.

Sustainco Tool Kit

The Sustainco project aims to increase the visibility and understanding of the Near Zero Energy Building (NZEB) philosophy, with special emphasis on rural areas. This will be done by providing easy access to practical information on how to build or retrofit buildings to reach NZEB standards. SustainCo also aims to increase the visibility of front-runners, for both new-build and retrofits, with the aim of capacity- and confidence-building in the public sector. To find out more, check out our Toolkits and case studies, which you will find in the menu to the right.

Upper Austria Homes – Energy Advice Service to households, Austria

The Upper Austrian Energy Agency provides energy advice services on energy efficiency and renewables to households.

Reduce the use of energy carriers (especially in the area of heat) and promote an integrated approach to energy efficiency, Poland

On June 28, 2016, the City of Słupsk as the Project Leader signed a grant agreement with the Marshal of the

Project office for building renovation, Slovenia

Energy renovation of existing buildings is one of the priorities within the development of sustainable use of energy. Due to the importance and the size of the task, the Ministry of Infrastructure (MZI) in Slovenia established an Office for energy renovation of buildings in October of 2015. The office consists of experts from the fields of construction, engineering, law, and economics, which together manage all aspects of this measure.

Green calculations - A plus for you and two pluses for the environment, Croatia

“Green calculations - A plus for you and two pluses for the environment” was a Croatian Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency Fund's public call and campaign aimed at households. The measures to achieve energy savings in homes are one of the major guidelines of European as well as the national energy policy. Most modern households own a series of electric household appliances. In the energy consumption of households, the consumption of household appliances in 20%. In Croatia, there are about 180,000 appliances sold every year.