Energy Performance Contracting

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Best practice guidelines for using Energy Performance Contracts to improve government buildings – Final report

This document provides background information on the characteristics of Enery Performance Contracts (EPCs) and presents some best practice guidelines for using them to implement energy efficiency projects in government buildings. It is based on the...
News

The housing subsidiary of the French railways (SNCF) will refurbish social housing using guaranteed energy savings.

Immobilière des Chemins de fer (ICF), the SNCF real-estate subsidiary managing 100.000 dwellings, has engaged into a competitive dialog with several groups of companies with the objective to sign an Energy Performance Contract (EPC) for the retrofit...
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The German Army does an energy performance contract at their Oranienstein base

August 26, 2010 - The German Army has signed an energy performance contract for the Oranienstein base. Following the project the German Army will be able to cut annual energy costs for the base by 49 percent and further reduce its emission of...
In 2007 the German Army launched an Energy Performance Contract tender for the retrofitting of several army bases. Under this contract, the utility bill savings resulting from the energy-efficient installation systems will pay for the cost...
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Energy performance contracting in the EU: introduction, barriers and prospects

This paper from The Institute for Building Efficiency provides an overview of some of the main barriers to performance contracting in the European Union (EU). The first sections describe performance contracting, how it works, and where it is...
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France: Energy performance contracting providing 35% reduction of energy consumption and 49% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions in 18 secondary schools in Orléans region

The regional council of Center France has signed on July 19, 2010 an energy performance contract (EPC) to retrofit and reduce the energy consumption of eighteen secondary schools. The region manages a portfolio of 102 secondary schools that globally...
This is the second energy performance contract (EPC) in France for a regional community in the form of a partnership contract. The first EPC was signed with the Alsace region in December 2009.
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Netherlands: City of Rotterdam to use Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions

The City of Rotterdam are the initiators of the Rotterdam Climate Initiative which has for aim to reduce the city greenhouse gas emissions by 50% in 2025 compared to 1990. Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) is being applied for the first time by a...
The RCI is committed to reduce impact of climate change by reducing emissions. It has set objectives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from Rotterdam city by 50% in 2025 compared to 1990 levels. It was identified that a significant part...
Ereignis

I Congreso de Eficiencia Energética Eléctrica (E3Plus)

La Consejería de Economía y Hacienda de la Comunidad de Madrid, a través de la Dirección General de Industria, Energía y Minas, y la Fundación de la Energía de la Comunidad de Madrid, convocan a la participación en el I Congreso de Eficiencia...
Array La Consejería de Economía y Hacienda de la Comunidad de Madrid, a través de la Dirección General de Industria, Energía y Minas, y la Fundación de la Energía de la Comunidad de Madrid, convocan a la participación en el I...
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Energy Forum 2010 - the platform for decision makers

Le rendez-vous à ne pas manquer des professionnels de l’énergie aura lieu cette année à nouveau au Brussels Expo du 15 au 16 novembre. Energy Forum rassemble les energy managers et décideurs énergie issus des grands et moyens consommateurs...
Array Le seul rendez-vous professionnel qui vous permet de rencontrer les grands et moyens consommateurs d’énergie de l’industrie, du tertiaire et du secteur public.Le rendez-vous à ne pas manquer des professionnels de l’énergie aura lieu...