Country:Germany
Year:2009
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2009
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Loans, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments
Policy Target:Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable>Solar Thermal, Buildings>Residential, Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable, Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable>Bioenergy
Agency:KfW; Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
URL:https://www.kfw.de/KfW-Group/KfW-Research/Energy-efficient-building-and-rehabilitation/
Funding:Funds for interest rate subsidy and investment grants were provided by the national budget until 2010; in 2011 funds were provided by national budget as well as by the Energy and Climate Fund and since 2012 exclusively by the Energy and Climate Fund.
Evaluation:https://www.kfw.de/KfW-Konzern/KfW-Research/Economic-Research/Evaluationen/Energieeffizient-Bauen-und-Sanieren/
Description:

The programme provides funding for comprehensive modernisation measures (for residential buildings) for KfW Efficiency Houses (EH 55 to 115) and highly energy-efficient individual measures (including insulation of the building envelope, new windows, new heating systems). Funding is made available for investment grants (a maximum of 30% of the investment costs or €30,000 per residential unit) or low-interest loans – combined with a repayment grant of up to 27.5%.
Low-interest loans with repayment grants amounting to 12.5% or grants totalling 15% of the investment costs (a maximum of €15,000 per residential unit) are available for the moderni-sation of buildings subject to heritage conservation (listed buildings) and of buildings par-ticularly worthy of preservation.

This record supersedes:CO2 Building Restructuring Programme (CO2 Gebäude Sanierungsprogramm)

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