Energy Efficiency Activities

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Lighting Activities

The GreenLight Programme

EC Voluntary pollution prevention initiative to reduce lighting energy use in the commercial sector.

Residential Lighting

Technology & initiatives to improve efficiency.

 

Building Efficiency

The GreenBuilding Programme

EC voluntary programme through which companies commit to energy efficiency measures in non-residential buildings.

 

ICT Codes of Conduct

ICT Codes of Conduct Initiative

A European Action to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Information and Communication Technologies.

Energy Star Programme

Community Voluntary Energy Labelling Programme for Office Equipment.

 

Services & Suppliers

Energy Service Companies (ESCOs)

The European Commission DG JRC analysis and research the activities and development of ESCOs as part of Scientific & Technical Reference System on Renewable Energy and Energy End-use Efficiency in order to provide accurate information to policy makers, experts and other interested parties.

Suppliers Obligations and White Certificates

Implementing energy efficiency policy portfolios that consist of energy saving obligations imposed on some category of energy market operators.

 

Projects & Initiatives

The Covenant of Mayors

A commitment by signatory towns and cities to go beyond the objectives of EU energy policy in terms of reduction in CO2 emissions through enhanced energy efficiency and cleaner energy production and use.

 

Electric Motors

The MotorChallenge Programme

European Commission voluntary programme through which companies commit to energy efficiency measures in Motor Driven Systems.

Eurodeem Software

Software for the selection of energy-efficient electric motors.