Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2010
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology deployment and diffusion, Information and Education, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments>Direct investment, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology development
Policy Target:Transport, Buildings, Industry, Multi-Sectoral Policy, Residential Appliances
Agency:Ministry of Environment, Spatial Planning and Energy
Legal References:Decree-Law nº 50/2010, 20 May
Funding:Initial allocation of EUR 1.5 million

The Energy Efficiency Fund aims to fund the programmes and measures under the National Energy Efficiency Action Plan and has three main objectives: - To encourage efficiency by citizens and businesses, - To support energy efficiency projects in areas where until now such projects had not yet been developed, - To promote behavioural change in this area. This Fund can support the following types of initiatives: - Predominantly technology-oriented projects in transport, residential and services, industry and public sector; - Action-oriented cross-inducing energy efficiency in the areas of behaviour, taxation and incentives and financing; - Projects not covered by the National Energy Efficiency Action Plan but which demonstrably contribute to energy efficiency.

Related policies:Call 04-FEE-SGCIE-2012 , Call 03-FEE-Efficient Building -2012

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