The energy performance contracting (EPC) business model, implemented by energy services companies (ESCO), has long been identified as a method to deliver the large-scale implementation of energy efficiency (EE) projects. Establishing the performance of energy efficiency projects may be challenging. Hence the need to rely on measurement and verification (M&V) activities. This webinar will discuss how the International Performance Measurement […]

When: 25 October, 2021
Where: Online Webinar (EDT), United States

Since the global climate change agenda first dawned, energy efficiency has held out the promise of the most cost-efficient options to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. It practice, it has delivered poorly on that promise, as recorded evidence from practically all frameworks emerging from the climate change negotiations have shown. Why is that – and can The Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) […]

When: 7 July, 2021
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Changes are taking place in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region that impact energy efficiency, with reforms being implemented by governments that include electricity and fuel pricing increases and the launch of new energy efficiency programs. Since the early 2010s, the MENA region has witnessed a substantial decrease in government subsidies, particularly for electricity tariffs and fuel pricing. What are the impacts on MENAbusinesses and residents?  How can businesses best transform these changes into […]

When: 15 June, 2021
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This webinar aims to give a comparative overview of the energy services market (ESCO) in the United States and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region and provide some key learnings and recommendations for the MENA region as a developing market based on the developments and experience from the US market. The webinar will be useful to policy makers […]

When: 10 June, 2021
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The ESCO Industry in the United States has grown from its original existence into a market size in 2017 of about $7 Billion USD. During this growth, ESCOs have grown in all market segments, but in the United States, predominantly serve the public building market such that in 2014, roughly 92% of all work was with public buildings. As the […]

When: 8 June, 2021
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An Energy Service Company (ESCO) accreditation process can be implemented in an Energy Efficiency (EE) market to assess and accredit all companies wishing to operate as ESCOs and implement contracts that include performance conditions. Accreditation provides recognition of a firm’s competence in fulfilling certain standards of performance and is based on a review of certain of its activities but not […]

When: 11 May, 2021
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Since its beginning in 2012, the National Energy Efficiency Association of Chile (ANESCO Chile A.G.) has been in the front of promoting energy efficiency and the ESCO model in Chile, dealing with barriers and myths against EE in the public and private sectors. The growth of the ESCO sector and the disseminations of its benefits and visible achievements have been […]

When: 20 April, 2021
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International experience demonstrates that energy service companies (ESCOs) can contribute substantially to scaling up implementation of EE projects. However, ESCOs face multiple barriers for their particular business model. Many of these are regulatory and policy based – and many are unintended. Governments can facilitate and promote the establishment and growth of ESCOs through legislative, regulatory and policy initiatives to overcome the barriers. Dilip R. Limaye […]

When: 23 March, 2021
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