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

Energy Efficiency Fund - Portugal

The Energy Efficiency Fund (FEE) is a financial instrument that was created by Decree-Law n. º50/2010, with the following objectives: to fund programs and measures under the National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP),...

Environment and Energy Operative Programme (EEOP) - Hungary

This scheme is now closed.   The purpose of the EEOP is to promote the sustainable development of the environment, nature conservation and water management tasks and the more efficient use of natural resources.   The...

Partial repayment of bank loans for the purchase and installation of solar collectors

NOTE: The scheme is no longer available   In 2010 the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management (NFOŚiGW) initiated the nation-wide programme of subsidies to loans for purchase and installation of...

Renewable Energies - Germany

KfW Erneuerbare Energien   The KfW promotional programme “KfW Renewable Energies” provides promotional funds in the form of loans for investments in renewable energy. The programme addresses individuals...

Regional support instruments - Austria

You can find the Austrian Energy Agency database here.

Energifondsordningen (Norwegian Energy Fund) - Norway

This scheme is now closed.   On July 2011 the Norwegian Energy Fund was approved until the end of 2016 as a replacement to the previous Energy Fund approved in 2006.   The objective of the scheme is to promote...

Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) scheme - UK

The Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) scheme was introduced by the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) with the hope to encourage deployment of additional small-scale (less than 5MW) low-carbon electricity generation, particularly by...

“Let's save energy II” programme – Greece

This scheme is now closed.   The “Let’s save energy II” programme supports the implementation of measures and best practices for the reduction of energy consumption by Greek Municipalities. The...

Thermomodernisation and Repairs Fund – Poland

The Thermomodernisation and Repairs Fund is a support system for thermomodernisation and repair investments..   The funds are managed by Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK), while loans are granted by crediting banks that have signed an...

Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme – UK

The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is the world’s first long-term financial support programme for renewable heat. The RHI was launched in November 2011 with a scheme for the non-domestic sector that...