Due to recent awareness campaigns and the establishment of EPC models and guidelines, the ESCO market has grown significantly. Additionally, the development of several other support measures and energy savings funds have aided ESCO and EPC growth.
Average duration of ESCO projects in The Netherlands:
- Less than 5 years 12%
- 5-10 years 50%
- 11-15 years 38%
The QualitEE survey has collected data surrounding the main drivers and barriers of business for ESCOs in The Netherlands. This is an excellent opportunity to compare the structural differences of ESCO markets to identify policies or mechanisms that account for such variance. Policies can then be built to complement existing drivers and overcome identified barriers.