Country:Ireland
Year:2009
Policy status:Superseded
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2009
Date Ended:December 2010
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Energy Sector>Energy Efficiency / Demand Reduction
Agency:Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland (SEAI)
URL:http://www.seai.ie/your_business/public_sector/grants
Funding:EUR 6.5 million in 2009
Description:

This scheme was superseded in May 2011 with the launch of Better Energy Workplaces (BEW). The BEW programme disbursed €11 million in 2011 to co-finance 85 projects in the public, commercial, industrial and community sectors. This leveraged additional investment of €34 million, securing estimated savings of 270GWh and abatement of 63,000 tonnes of CO2.

Better Energy Workplaces 2012 made available €16.5 million for projects that support energy performance contracting; a key element of Ireland’s National Energy Efficiency Plan. Public sector projects were particularly encouraged in order to assist in meeting the 33% public sector energy efficiency improvement target in 2020.

Amended:

This scheme was superseded in May 2011 with the launch of Better Energy Workplaces (BEW). The BEW programme disbursed €11 million in 2011 to co-finance 85 projects in the public, commercial, industrial and community sectors. This leveraged additional investment of €34 million, securing estimated savings of 270GWh and abatement of 63,000 tonnes of CO2.

Better Energy Workplaces 2012 will make available €16.5 million for projects that support energy performance contracting; a key element of Ireland’s National Energy Efficiency Plan. Public sector projects are particularly encouraged in order to assist in meeting the 33% public sector energy efficiency improvement target in 2020.

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