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National/Regional schemes for Municipalities, Social Housing, Companies, Enterprises

Χτίζοντας το Mέλλον (Building the Future programme) - Greece

Building the Future is an ambitious energy efficiency programme that foresees over 3 million energy saving interventions in Greek residential and commercial buildings by 2020. The programme was launched on April 9, 2012...

Geotcasa / Geotcasa GIT programme - Spain

Programa Geotcasa / Geotcasa GIT   1) Geotcasa   The aim of the Geotcasa programme is to establish a funding mechanism that promotes quality and is tailored to the specific needs of users of...

Solcasa / Solcasa GIT programme - Spain

Programa Solcasa / Solcasa GIT   1) Solcasa   The aim of the programme Solcasa is to establish a funding mechanism that promotes quality and is tailored to the specific needs of users of solar...

Biomcasa II / Biomcasa GIT programme- Spain

Programa Biomcasa II / Biomcasa GIT   1) Biomcasa II   The Biomcasa II programme is a continuation of its predecessor, the Biomcasa programme. The aim of the programme is to establish a funding...

Support and financial incentives for SMEs - France

Aides et incitations financières pour les PME (Support and financial incentives for SMEs) - France   The French Agency for Environment and Energy Management (ADEME) provides consulting, technical and financial...

Social housing eco-loan - France

L’éco-prêt logement social   Eco-housing loan is a device from Grenelle de l’environnement (Environment Round Table) for the retrofitting of the most energy-demanding social housing complexes that was set on 2009...

Special compensation scheme - Germany

BAFA Besondere Ausgleichsregelung   In Germany, the public utility companies (EVU) are subject to priority purchase of electricity generated by means of renewable energy sources. This is sold by the transmission system...

Air-conditioning and refrigeration plants - Germany

BAFA Klima- und Kälteanlagen (Air-conditioning and refrigeration plants) - Germany   The federal government of Germany has adopted policy for the promotion of the reduction of energy consumption from air conditioning and...

BAFA Cogeneration - Germany

The Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA) offers investment grants for the installation of combined heat and power (CHP or cogeneration) plants.   BAFA has two methods of promoting...

Better Energy Workplaces Fund 2012 - Ireland

NOTE: The scheme is no longer available   The Irish Ministry for Communications, Energy & Natural Resources announced on the 14th March, the launch of a capital fund of  EUR 7.5 million to support...