Luxembourg

Aides en matière environnementale pour les entreprises industrielles    Luxembourg-based companies that wish to invest in eco-friendly technologies and processes may request special financial aid from the state. The aid is granted in the form of grants or loan interest subsidies.   Eligible investments are the following:  
Post date: 24 Oct 2013
Type: Link

This scheme is now closed.   The Department of Environment of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure of Luxembourg, in collaboration with the Ministry of Housing, has developed a financial aid plan for energy measures in the housing sector for the period 2013 to 2016. The corresponding Grand Ducal Regulation was published in December 18, 2012.   The scheme covers the following:  
Post date: 24 Oct 2013
Type: Link

he report presents in a snapshot the status and progress achieved in implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, describing among things:
Post date: 6 Oct 2013
Type: Publication

This report summarises the work carried out during the first year of the Concerted Action for the Energy Services Directive II (CA ESD) on informing and advising final consumers (citizens and small and medium enterprises). Information and communication is essential in order to fulfil the obligations of the ESD. However, it is difficult to inform and advice the target groups in ways that are understood by the final consumers. Energy efficiency in itself is not always of highest interest among them.
Post date: 10 Sep 2013
Type: Publication

This report summarises the work carried out during the first year of the second Concerted Action for the Energy Services Directive (CA ESD) on funds and financing for energy efficiency. It focuses on analysing financial measures used for energy efficiency (EE) and finding successful examples of funding and financial mechanisms within the CA ESD.
Post date: 10 Sep 2013
Type: Publication

This report summarises the work carried out during the first year of the second Concerted Action for the Energy Services Directive (CA ESD) on the topic of energy companies and energy services. The objective of the work was to investigate business models, supporting frameworks and policies to develop and foster the energy services market, collecting, presenting and discussing interesting examples and good practice.
Post date: 10 Sep 2013
Type: Publication

This report summarises the work carried out during the first year of the Concerted Action for the Energy Services Directive II (CA ESD) on the theme ―Public sector: national, regional and local initiatives.The main objective was to investigate public procurement as an effective tool to help the public sector in its exemplary role imposed by the ESD, with a focus given to co-operation between different levels of national, regional and local.
Post date: 10 Sep 2013
Type: Publication

This report summarises the work carried out during the first year of the Concerted Action for the Energy Services Directive II (CA ESD) for the topic: "Measuring impacts of energy efficiency policies and measures‟. The objective of the work was to obtain an overall picture of the methods used to calculate the energy savings calculations for the 2nd National Energy Efficiency Action Plans (NEEAPs) in Member States (MS). The work also covered reporting of the savings in the 2nd NEEAPs and how MS have used this information in other purposes.
Post date: 10 Sep 2013
Type: Publication

This report summarises the findings within the Concerted Action (CA) of Member States’ experiences in writing the 2nd National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP) and its role in the policy process in different countries, covering both successes and challenges. Regardless of their specific role in different countries NEEAPs play an important role in all Member States. In general NEEAPs raised the profile of energy efficiency in Member States and provided an impetus for increased cooperation between authorities.
Post date: 10 Sep 2013
Type: Publication