energy efficiency measures

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 Aims and Objectives:    KfW (Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau) is a promotional bank in the Federal Republic of Germany which supports change and encourages forward-looking ideas in Germany, Europe and throughout the world.Implementation Timeframe:
Post date: 6 Mar 2012
Type: Caso

 Aims and Objectives:   This Government scheme is targeted at combating fuel poverty inthe privately owned and rented property sector in England. It aims to make homes warmer, healthier and more energy efficient. The scheme consists of a grant developed as part of the UK’s Fuel Poverty Strategy (published in November 2001) through which up to £3,500 (€4107) is given per applicant for housing improvements related to insulation and heating.Implementation Timeframe:
Post date: 6 Mar 2012
Type: Caso

 Aims and Objectives:   One of the nine federal states in Austria, the state of Upper Austria which borders Germany and the Czech Republic, announced that by 2030 all electricity and space heating will be met by renewable energy sources. It was recognised that in order to achieve this target extensive improvements in energy efficiency were essential. The region passed an Energy Efficiency Strategy in 2004 with the aim to increase energy efficiency by 1% each year, and 1.5% in the public sector until 2010.Implementation Timeframe:
Post date: 6 Mar 2012
Type: Caso

 Aims and Objectives:   British Telecom Italia wanted to create a system to cool their hardware centre which contained several hardware systems. Their aim was to introduce a system which is environmentally friendly and financially viableImplementation Timeframe:unknownHow it Works: 
Post date: 6 Mar 2012
Type: Caso

 Aims and Objectives:   To help new, more efficient boilers penetrate the market and break through the first cost barrier and to increase their share of the boilers market from 15% to 33%.Implementation Timeframe:1999 – 2001How it Works:  A subsidy scheme was introduced in 1999 to improve the market share of gas fired condensing boilers. The Danish Energy Agency gave a bonus of 2.500 DKK (€335.21) or a rebate of the same amount for purchases of a new condensing gas boiler.
Post date: 6 Mar 2012
Type: Caso

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Post date: 22 Feb 2012
Type: Evento

The goal of the workshop was to generate a discussion about the political and legal framework of the EU’s energy efficiency policy, including the directive proposal of the EU Commission. The proposal’s potential effects on current energy efficiency measures in Member States were analyzed. Additionally, experiences with the implementation of energy efficiency policies and measures by Members States and by the private sector were elaborated and exchanged, including presentations about successful implementation of energy saving obligations and energy saving contracting schemes.
Post date: 31 Gen 2012
Type: Publication

Changes to the new edition include addition of new terms: “operational verification,” “owners project requirements for M&V,” “monitoring and targeting,” and a Catalonian section to the Spain section of Appendix C. The 2012 IPMVP is now available for free download on EVO’s Web site.
Post date: 31 Gen 2012
Type: News

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Post date: 27 Gen 2012
Type: Evento