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WHO CAN HELP FIRMS AND AUTHORITIES IMPLEMENT ENERGY EFFICIENCY SOLUTIONS?

Who can help you implement Energy Efficiency solutions?

WHO CAN HELP FIRMS AND AUTHORITIES IMPLEMENT ENERGY EFFICIENCY SOLUTIONS?

Your clients receive everyday many sollicitations from so-called leaders of their industry willing to offer Energy Efficiency solutions for very little money and lots of expected benefits. Who are they? Which firms try to break into this industry of sobriety? What do they really sell? Are all these solutions comparable?

As a consequence, suppliers provide many different solutions to achieve these goals. Thus, existing Energy Efficiency suppliers in the Market include, among many different actors willing to lead the energy performance relationship with customers, such as ESCOs, equipment suppliers, utilities, software and cable companies, and contractors. Let’s have a look at the main European ones:

Thierry BIEVRE, ELITHIS

3 questions to Thierry BIEVRE, ELITHIS’ CEO

Thierry BIEVRE, ELITHIS

Thierry BIEVRE, ELITHIS

 

Thierry BIEVRE, Chief Executive Director of Elithis group, a famous French Building Engineering firm, shares feedback on best practices to make Energy Efficiency a successful market.

 

 

 

 

From your experience, what are the main barriers to a broader Energy Efficiency development?

Why Energy Efficiency is an important issue today?

World Energy Consumption Evolution over the past century

Vincent BRYANT

For about a century, the world population has been multiplied by 12. We are 12 times as many today as at the end of the XIXth century. Since 1879, when was the electric bulb was created, the world energy consumption has been multiplied by more than 50.

Alongside the increase of the world population, we can indeed notice that the energy needs per person also increase greatly, despite the innovations and the technological improvements from which the population benefits. Indeed, the technical yields were generally strongly improved during the past century, but these efforts have been completely compensated by two effects:

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Will your Government support your Energy Efficiency solutions?

flags-of-the-eu-member-countriesPushed by European Union regulation (such as EED, 2012/27/EU), Member States have to achieve some Energy Efficiency targets and requirements (followed through NEEAPs). Whatever the Member State you want to sell your Energy Efficiency solutions into, you may want to be supported through some facilitating regulations, incentives or subsidies.

To ensure your lobbying action to be impactful and get it ready, get through the 13following questions:

  1. Needless to say that unemployment is a key issue for EU Member StatesDoes your Energy Efficiency solution create non-relocatable jobs? Is it a labour-intensive solutions?