Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2012
Date Amended:


Policy Type:Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation, Information and Education, Economic Instruments, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Loans, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Commercial/Industrial Equipment, Other
Climate Change Policy Targets:Commercial services/Tertiary
Agency:Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy; Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control
Legal References:BAnz AT 12.11.2014 B1
Energy Efficiency Description:

The programme aims at detecting potential for energy savings in SMEs. It covers non-reimbursable allowances for initial energy consulting (up to 60 % of the costs for the consulting) and detailed energy consulting (up to  80 % for the costs for the consulting) as well as loans for investments in energy efficiency measures.

Climate Change Description:

The programme has been amended with effect as of January 2015 to ensure that the energy consulting complies with the requirements for energy audits according to Annex VI of the EU Energy Efficiency Directive. Moreover, the administration of the programme has been transferred to the Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control.

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