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National/Regional schemes for Non-Residential Buildings and other Facilities

Support for solar cells - Sweden

The Swedish government is allocating funds to support solar photovoltaic (PV) cells in order to contribute to the development of renewable energy sources and to stimulate businesses in the field of energy.   Financial aid is given to all...

Green Urban and Island Communities - New Model for Development - Greece

NOTE: The scheme is no longer available   The programme "Green Urban and Island Communities - New Model for Development" addressed communities of less than 1,000 inhabitants. The aim of the programme is...

KfW Energieeffiziente Stadtbeleuchtung (Energy efficient city lighting) - Germany

This scheme is now closed.   The KfW promotional programme “KfW Energy efficient city lighting” provides low interest loans to municipalities and other local actors for investment in efficient lighting systems...

Urban Energy Rehabilitation - Energy-efficient district supply - Germany

The KfW promotional programme “KfW Urban Energy Rehabilitation - Financing programme for energy-efficient district supply” provides low interest loans for the development of energy efficient district heating, cooling water and...

Grants for integrated neighbourhood concepts and refurbishment managers - Germany

Urban Energy Rehabilitation - Grants for integrated neighbourhood concepts and refurbishment managers - Germany - KfW Energetische Stadtsanierung - Zuschüsse für integrierte Quartierskonzepte und Sanierungsmanager   This...

Energy efficiency, corporate environmental protection and renewable energies - Germany

The KfW promotional programme “KfW Energy efficiency, corporate environmental protection and renewable energies” provides promotional funds in the form of loans for investments in energy efficiency and environmental protection in...

Support for existing buildings and facilities - Norway

Støtte til eksisterende bygg og anlegg   This programme is run by the Norwegian National Energy Agency and offers financial support for the implementation of energy saving measures in existing buildings and...

Support for passive and low energy buildings: commercial, housing cooperatives and associations- Norway

This scheme is now closed.   Støtte til passivhus og lavenergibygg: Næringsbygg, borettslag og sameier   The Norwegian National Energy Agency Enova has a programme with financial support for new and...

Energy consulting for SMEs - Germany

The aim of this programme is to further advance the number of energy consultations carried out in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and thus to raise existing energy saving potentials. It includes an advisory support...

Energy saving through the refurbishment of public buildings - Estonia

NOTE: The scheme is no longer available   The international sale of unused national emission quotas in relation to the Kyōto Protocol was successfully initiated in 2010. Arising from the aforementioned Protocol, the...